Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center Receives Five-Star Rating for Patient Experience
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new patient experience star rating July 31, 2020, giving 266 hospitals a rating of five stars. The federal administrator of the nation’s major healthcare programs assigned a patient experience star rating to 3,478 hospitals based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems scores collected from January 1 through December 31, 2019.
Based on the latest patient experience star ratings:
- 85 hospitals received one star
- 528 hospitals received two stars
- 1,479 hospitals received three stars
- 1,120 hospitals received four stars
- 266 hospitals received five stars
Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center was one of 14 hospitals in Michigan to receive the five-star rating. We are honored to receive this rating and proud of the excellent, quality care our staff provide our Veterans.
We look forward to serving our nation’s heroes every day at our medical center and 9 community-based outpatient clinics in the central and northern 35 counties of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. To enroll in the VA Health Care System, you can access and complete an Application for Health Care Benefits at the following link located on our web page https://www.saginaw.va.gov/patients/eligibility.asp.