The federal government has added data on quality measures for inpatient psychiatric facilities to its Hospital Compare website. The site now includes data from 1,753 facilities covering four measures: Hours of physical restraint use, hours of seclusion use, post-discharge continuing care plan created, and post-discharge continuing care plan transmitted to the next level of care provider upon discharge. Quality data is available by facility, by data and on a national level. Data can be sorted and filtered. More information and the data sets are available at http://medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/psych-measures.html
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