Special Reports

2020 Report to the Nation: Putting Hospital Quality Into Perspective

Women are the nation’s top healthcare consumer, accounting for nearly 60% of all inpatient healthcare visits—over 33% more than men. They’re also the primary decisionmaker when it comes their family’s health. As the need for high-risk OB services rises, women must be empowered with the right information to guide their healthcare choices and find the right provider to help them throughout the care journey.

Healthgrades researched 3 key factors that affect the woman’s care journey:

  1. How women make decisions about care
  2. How to empower and inform their care journey
  3. Achieving the best outcomes and optimal patient experience

Read the PDF below to learn how physicians can empower and inform female patients to achieve a better care experience.

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