Mayo Clinic quality information — Minnesota
Below are links to quality and safety information reported by a variety of organizations related to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., including Mayo Clinic Hospital – Methodist Campus, Mayo Clinic Hospital – Saint Marys Campus, Generose Building and Mayo Eugenio Litta Children's Hospital, as well as the Mayo Clinic outpatient practice.
April 23, 2014
Hospital Compare. The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services provides information on how well hospitals provide recommended care to their patients.
See information on Mayo Clinic Hospital – Methodist Campus and Mayo Clinic Hospital – Saint Marys Campus.
The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission evaluates and accredits health care organizations and programs in the United States.
The Joint Commission standards set performance expectations that affect the safety and quality of patient care. Its accreditation process evaluates an organization's compliance with these standards and other accreditation requirements.
See accreditation report for Mayo Clinic in Minnesota.
Event reporting. Minnesota's Adverse Health Events Reporting Law requires that hospitals and outpatient surgical centers provide information on how well they are doing at preventing adverse events. Read more about event reporting at Mayo Clinic.
Search for adverse health care event reports by date and provider on the Minnesota Department of Health's website.
Magnet Recognition Program. Mayo Clinic is awarded Magnet recognition for its Rochester, Minn., nursing program. Mayo Clinic has been a Magnet status recipient since 1997.
The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes health care organizations for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. Consumers rely on Magnet designation as the ultimate credential for high-quality nursing.
The Dartmouth Atlas Project. The Dartmouth Atlas Project is a study of hospitals nationwide, describing how medical resources are distributed and used in the United States. The project has revealed significant variations in how health care is delivered across the United States.
See reports on Methodist Hospital and Mayo Clinic Hospital – Saint Marys Campus.
The Leapfrog Group. The Leapfrog Group is an initiative driven by organizations that buy health care for their employees and are working to initiate breakthrough improvements in the safety, quality and affordability of health care for Americans.
Find reports on Mayo Clinic Hospital – Methodist Campus and Mayo Clinic Hospital – Saint Marys Campus.
Minnesota Hospital Price Check. Minnesota Hospital Price Check allows you to review and compare price information for Minnesota hospitals.
Mayo Clinic recommends that patients contact their insurance company or hospital to determine out-of-pocket costs specific to each hospital stay.
Differences in out-of-pocket costs may occur based on differences in health insurance coverage, government health-plan coverage (such as Medicare), an individual's health status and medical care needs.