Quality and Safety

Clinical Care Measures

At Brigham and Women’s Hospital, we take pride in the excellence of our clinical care and our reputation for being among the nation’s elite hospitals. We also appreciate the importance of measuring our performance and finding ways to improve our outcomes even more.

We use data provided by nationally recognized third-party organizations that measure quality and safety, such as The Joint Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and The Leapfrog Group.

Our patients deserve the highest quality care, and we are committed to delivering it.

In this portion of our website, we provide measures of our performance in these major areas related to clinical care: