Medical Care Survey Results, Hospitals and Nursing Homes
The quality of care you receive will directly determine the outcome and many hospitals are incredibly good. Unfortunately, many are very, very bad.

Don't bother phoning them, they won't tell you anything useful but here are some useful links to government-sponsored research into the quality of treatment in hospitals and nursing homes.

Compare U.S. Hospitals

Compare U.S. Nursing Homes

Medicare Eligibility Tool

Home Health Care Search

Dialysis Facilities