Hospital Wins Rural Healthcare Award
St James Parish Hospital has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Patient Perspectives and Financial Strength, reflecting top quartile performance among all acute care hospitals in the nation.
The rankings have been designated by the Hospital Strength INDEX™, the industry’s most comprehensive and objective assessment of hospital performance. The Hospital Strength INDEX™ captures performance metrics from more than 4,000 acute care hospitals, including over 1,300 rural and Critical Access Hospitals.
“These top quartile performers should take great pride in this recognition. It showcases their commitment to continuous performance analysis and improvement. In celebration of National Rural Health Day, it’s an honor to recognize their achievement as they continue to serve their communities despite the many market, regulatory and financial pressures they face.” said Michael Topchik, senior vice president of iVantage Health Analytics.
The National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) was established in 1995 to assist State Offices of Rural Health in their efforts to improve access to, and the quality of, health care for America’s 61 million rural citizens. NOSORH enhances the capacity of SORHs to do this by supporting the development of state and community rural health leaders; creating and facilitating state, regional and national partnerships that foster information sharing and spur rural health-related programs/activities; and enhancing access to quality healthcare services in rural communities
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11-Dec-2015 to 11-Dec-2015