Upon occasion, your employer may ask you to pull information from different sources to present them to others in a structured format.


A physician practice group has tasked you to objectively compare three (3) hospitals. Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and Mayo Clinic The physician practice would like to form a contract with the best hospital that meets a certain set of criteria. Assume for this task you will create a spreadsheet in this section to help leadership make an informed decision.


The following information sources will be helpful in completing this section of the assignment:


Create an Excel spreadsheet workbook in which you:


compare them using the following criteria in a format that leadership can utilize to make an informed decision:

a.Emergency service

b.Hospital type

c.Number of beds

d.Patient experience (number of stars)

e.2013-2014 U.S. News & World Report ranking in Cardiology

f.2013-2014 U.S. News & World Report ranking in Geriatrics


  • Use spreadsheet modeling techniques to create and format spreadsheets.
  • Use technology and information resources to research issues in computers for healthcare professionals.
  • Write clearly and concisely about computers for healthcare professionals using proper writing mechanics.