Clinical Quality at Morton Plant Hospital

Morton Plant Hospital is part of BayCare Health System, which scored in the 86th percentile in the Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems 2019 national report.  BayCare focuses on continuous process improvement and most importantly, patient safety, in caring for hundreds of thousands of patients and families each year.

Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals 2019


In the Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals 2019 national report:
  • 96th overall in quality of care compared to 488 other teaching hospitals across the country. 
  • Top 13% in continuous improvement over the last five years.  

Here are a few areas we consider critical to our mission in delivering exceptional patient care:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Four Stars

CMS Hospital Compare (January 2019 release)

Morton Plant Hospital earned 4 out of 5 stars in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating.

Willingness to Recommend Our Hospital (July 2019 release)

A National, standardized survey of hospital patients about their experiences during a recent inpatient hospital stay. This is also referred to as HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems). The information below is included on that report for Morton Plant Hospital.

Percentage of patients who reported YES they would definitely recommend the hospital.