Resources

Compare Hospitals and Care Providers

Hospital Comparisons helps consumers make informed decisions about health care and allows consumers to select multiple hospitals and directly compare performance measure information related to heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgery and other conditions. Choose wisely! Your choice may be the difference between life and death.

Search for Doctors

Here is a list of websites where you can search for doctors, review their ratings, and read others patients’ comments and experiences with their care providers. Be a wise consumer.

Where to File a Complaint

If you believe you or your loved ones were mistreated or harmed at hospitals or in clinics, you can file complaints to voice your concerns about the poor quality of care you received. The following links take you to various state and federal agencies that are supposed to protect the public. You have the right to have your voice heard.

General Medical References

This section contains a list of medical references such as a medical dictionary, Mayo Clinic information, Merck Manual, and WebMD. Be informed.

Drug References and Information

According to the 2006 report by Institute of Medicine, “Preventing Medication Errors”, medication errors harm about 1.5 million people in the US each year. We hope these references will help you make informed decisions on the medications you are taking or will be taking.