A MESSAGE FROM OUR CEO
A national rating organization has released its 2014 America’s Top Quality Hospitals Ratings. The highlights of that ranking are as follow:
-Deborah ranked #3 overall in the State for Cardiac Care. Our 95.3% rating is based on compiled data on overall mortality, complications, inpatient quality, patient safety and core processes. This high ranking in the state also underscores our regional leadership.
-Deborah is rated within the Top 100 in the Nation for Cardiac Care in the Patient Safety Award Summary. As well in Patient Safety, Deborah is ranked in the Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Hospital Care; Overall Surgical Care; Cardiac Care and Interventional Coronary Care; as well the hospital’s Patient Safety ranking places it in the Top 10% in the State for Cardiac Care and Interventional Coronary Care.
-Deborah’s Patient Satisfaction Award Summary ranks the hospital in the Top 10% in the Nation and in the State for Overall Hospital, Medical, and Surgical Care, as well as being #1 in the State for all three categories.
-Deborah’s Medical Excellence Award Summary ranks the hospital in the Top 10% in the Nation for Cardiac Care and Vascular Surgery and Top 10% in the State for Cardiac Care, Interventional Carotid Care, and Vascular Surgery.
These are very exciting benchmarks. Our top-notch reputation has been built by the hard and exacting work each and every one of you do every day. It is my pleasure to let you know how proud I am of the job you are doing and the knowledge that all of this hard work continues to single Deborah out as a superior hospital.
As you enjoy your families this holiday season, please know that my heartfelt “thanks” go out to each and every one of you!
Deborah Heart and Lung Center