“With nearly 80 CAH managed hospitals, QHR is proud to see our hospital clients named among the top Critical Access Hospitals in the country,” said QHR President and CEO James L. Horrar.
Brentwood, Tenn. (PRWEB) October 18, 2011
The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) recently named seven QHR client hospitals among the top 100 Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in the U.S. based upon results from 56 different performance metrics. The QHR client hospitals who scored among the Top 100 best on the Hospital Strength Index’s first-ever comprehensive CAH ratings includes; Burgess Health Center (Onawa, IA), Gifford Medical Center (Randolph, VT), Gritman Medical Center (Moscow, ID), Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital (Charlotte, MI), Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center (Chanute, Kansas), Rhea Medical Center (Dayton, TN), and West Park Hospital (Cody, Wyoming).
“With nearly 80 CAH managed hospitals, QHR is proud to see our hospital clients named among the top Critical Access Hospitals in the country,” said QHR President and CEO James L. Horrar. “This distinction validates that QHR client hospitals are continually striving to advance performance improvement and provide their communities with the best patient care.”
“We are truly honored to be recognized as on the top performing Critical Access Hospitals in the country. The combination of expertise and guidance from QHR and our Board, has allowed Gritman to enhance our operations as a Critical Access Hospital and allows Gritman to keep our focus on our top priority—the patients,” said Kara Besst, CEO of Gritman Medical Center.
“We are thrilled to be named among the top performing Critical Access Hospitals in the country. The team at Neosho works hard to serve our patients with the best quality patient care. We will continue striving to meet the needs of our community and enhance the patient experience,” said Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center CEO Dennis E. Franks.
About QHR (Quorum Health Resources)
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 firms 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.