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Yelp Adds Hospital Wait Times And Nursing Home Ratings Using ProPublica Data

28 August, 2015

Yelp Adds Hospital Wait Times And Nursing Home Ratings Using ProPublica Data

People have been using Yelp to find hotels and restaurants for years. Now, they can make more informed decisions about hospitals, nursing homes and dialysis centers, too. As part of a new consumer protection initiative, government health data has become integrated into the Yelp review pages for all of these facilities.

To pull this off, Yelp is collaborating with the award-winning nonprofit news organization ProPublica to show you which health care facilities are safe, fast and well-run.

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