Patients trust specialists most when it comes to hospital choice

Patients trust their specialist’s opinion more than hospital performance reports to help them select where to have treatment, Australian research suggests. Public performance reporting (PPR) against 48 indicators, including cancer surgery wait times, is mandatory for public hospitals and voluntary for private hospitals, and is part of a push for greater transparency and quality improvement. ...

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