PeaceHealth United General Medical Center - Patient Safety & Quality

Compare Our Quality

The Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA) maintains a website that compares hospital charges and other information. Using this site, you can easily compare the quality of care provided at PeaceHealth United General as well as other hospitals in Skagit County and the state. You will see that United has scored higher than the state and national averages on important quality measures like infection control. We are also pleased to report that our patient satisfaction scores are very high. 

You can also compare the cost of hospital services.

Qualis Health

Based on data collected and analyzed by Qualis Health, a Seattle-based nonprofit organization, PeaceHealth United General has consistently been rated as one of the top hospitals in Washington state for our care of patients with pneumonia, heart failure, or heart attack. The rating is an indicator of high-quality, safe patient care, and compares PeaceHealth United General to all other hospitals in the state.

Joint Commission

PeaceHealth United General is accredited by the Joint Commission​, an independent, nonprofit organization that evaluates and accredits nearly 15,000 health care organizations in the United States.