Cite the HCAHPS Fact Sheet and Hospital Compare profile as a Nonperiodical Web Document/Data Set (see Purdue OWL: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/)
Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of document. Retrieved from http://Web address
What if my sources have the same author and date? See APA 6.16
If author and date are the same (example: both sources were created by the CDC in 2014) add suffixes a, b, c, etc. to the date to distinguish one source from another.
The source with suffix a is the first listed in your References list, based on alphabetizing by the first letter in the title of the source.
Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program Fiscal Year 2017 Reference Checklist:
Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems:
HCAHPS is the national standard for collecting and reporting patients’ perspectives on care received.
HCAHPS Fact Sheet:
HCAHPS survey questionnaire: http://www.hcahpsonline.org/files/2017-08_%20Survey%20Instruments_Mail_English.pdf
Medicare’s Hospital Compare: http://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/search.html
Provides survey results for specific hospitals and compares the results to state and national averages
Suggested Search Strategies
WorldCat (Limit: Article peer-reviewed; last 5 years)
Google Scholar (Limits date to Since 2013)
CINAHL (Limits: 2012-2017; Academic Journals)
PubMed (Limit: 5 years)
Sample table from "The Grammar of Mathematics: Percent or %," by T. McGoo, 2011, APA Style Blog. Retrieved from http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/tables-and-figures/