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We've found that there's a 0.33% increase in a hospital's HCAHPS rating for every 1% increase in employee engagement. But not all employee engagement drivers are created equal. We've identified those that have the greatest impact on patient satisfaction and flagged those where most organizations have room to improve. Read more
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