The esteemed position is a further indication of how NHSC has been able to achieve success even in today’s challenging reform environment,” said QHR President and CEO James L. Horrar.
Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) March 22, 2012
Business North Carolina’s March issue named QHR client hospital Northern Hospital of Surry County (NHSC) in Mount Airy, North Carolina as one of North Carolina’s Best Hospitals for the third year in a row. This year NHSC was also listed as one of North Carolina’s top 10 hospitals.
“We are proud to see our client hospital named as one of leading hospitals in the state of North Carolina,” said QHR President and CEO James L. Horrar. “The esteemed position is a further indication of how NHSC has been able to achieve success even in today’s challenging reform environment.”
“We are proud of the outstanding and compassionate care that our entire hospital family has provided for our community and state,” said NHSC Chief Executive Officer William B James. “Being selected as one of Business North Carolina’s top ten hospitals is an honor, and we are committed to continue providing North Carolina citizens with the best patient care possible.”
Business North Carolina’s ratings are based on Medicare and Medicaid data, North Carolina Hospital Association and other sources for 12 criteria that include: patient satisfaction; death rates for heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia; readmission rates for heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia; patient-safety records and hospital-acquired conditions for procedures such as heart and vascular surgery; joint replacements; and female reproductive surgery.
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QHR (Quorum Health Resources) has provided consulting, management and education resources to hospitals and health systems for three decades. QHR is the market leader in hospital management, with nearly 150 current multi-year clients across the U.S. As a consulting resource, QHR is the seventh largest healthcare management consulting firm in the U.S., and the QHR Learning Institute reaches more than 10,000 healthcare professionals each year. For more information, go to http://www.qhr.com.