Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has again been rated 5 out of 5 stars (the best possible rating) in the most recent Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Five-Star Quality report.
CMS, the top health agency of the federal government, created the Five-Star Quality Rating System as an evidence-based evaluation reflecting a hospital’s standard of care. The rating system is based on quality measurements that have real meaning for patient health and well-being, including safety, timeliness and effectiveness of care.Learn More
Leapfrog Grade A
Inova Mount Vernon Hospital has again been awarded a grade of "A" for hospital safety by The Leapfrog Group. We have earned this important recognition every year since 2014.
The Leapfrog Group is a Washington, DC-based organization aiming to improve healthcare quality and safety for consumers and purchasers. Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 27 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign grades to more than 2,700 U.S. acute-care hospitals twice per year. It is peer reviewed, fully transparent and free to the public.
U.S. News & World Report
Inova Mount Vernon Hospital continues to be recognized as one of the country’s high performing hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. In the 2021-2022 Best Hospital ratings, the hospital ranked significantly better than the national average in four procedures and conditions:
- Hip Fracture Treatment
- Hip Replacement
- Kidney Failure Treatment
- Knee Replacement
The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings help patients and their doctors make informed decisions about where to receive care. More than 4,750 medical centers nationwide were evaluated in 15 specialties and 17 procedures and conditions. “High performing” is the ultimate rating U.S. News gives in each category, based on a number of care-related indicators.