The good news is Memorial Hospital is listed among the top 10% in connection with patient satisfaction in all categories of medical, surgical and hospital care. Apart from this, the Memorial Hospital was also ranked in the top 10% for patient safety when it comes to general surgery and bladder removal. Memorial Hospital was recognized in the top 10% in gall bladder removal. The awards were presented by CareChex. It is a subsidy of Comparion. The company is a pioneer in medical quality rating and is aimed to assist hospitals and health care unit to improve the quality of inpatient care.
The CEO and President Dr. Thane Forthman said, The Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has proved its worth to prove superior quality health care services to the community. The awards are given in recognition for the outstanding achievement both for the medical providers and the staff. He also congratulated the doctors and staff for being dedicated to delivering high-quality services to patients. The awards are given based on the response to Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). The ratings are based on nine surveys, and the ratings are set on the scale of 1 to 10.