CENTURA HEALTH RECOGNIZED FOR LONG TERM FOCUS ON DELIVERING SUPERIOR PATIENT CARE
In the Overall Physician Satisfaction category, two of the four Centura Health hospitals receiving honors with scores in the top one percent for hospitals were Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver and Parker Adventist Hospital. In this same category, physicians rated Penrose-St. Francis Health Services in Colorado Springs as most improved.
Centura Healths performance scores clearly demonstrate their commitment to and success in enacting value," said Mollie Condra, associate vice president, Communications & Investor Relations, HealthStream, Inc. In particular, Centuras physician satisfaction awards were earned by the outstanding scores that physicians provided across a range of measures, including the quality of care, competence of the staff, and overall professionalism of the organization."
In patient services categories, Centura Health was recognized for Overall Emergency Department Satisfaction (Porter Adventist Hospital); Inpatient Maternity Care (Avista Adventist Hospital, Louisville) and Inpatient Intensive Care (Avista Adventist Hospital ICU); Outpatient Radiology/Imaging (Littleton Adventist Hospital Mammography); and Emergency Department Fast Track (Littleton Adventist Hospital Childrens After Hours, and Penrose-St. Francis Health Services Langstaff-Brown Urgent Care Center).
It is an honor to receive recognition that validates our service, and underscores our commitment to creating state-wide systems of care to provide quality, affordable health care for all Colorado residents," said Gary Campbell, president and CEO of Centura Health. HealthStream provides us valuable insight about patient experience, workforce performance, physician relations and community perceptions of services that can help guide the investments we make in our infrastructure. In addition, we are laser-focused on appropriate stewardship of our resources and these awards provide further evidence that our community, facility and physician investments drive tangible benefits to our patients."
For more information about Centura Health, visit www.centura.org.
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About Centura Health
Centura Health is Colorados largest hospital and health care network and we are charting the course for the future of health care. Approximately 13,000 of the health care industrys best and brightest deliver advanced care to more than half a million people each year, across 12 hospitals, seven senior living communities, medical clinics, Flight For Life Colorado and home care and hospice services. Our strength lies in our ability to offer a team of connected networks and shared resources to deliver accessible, reliable and cost-effective health care across the state. For information on Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit www.centura.org.
HealthStream (NASDAQ: HSTM) is a leading provider of research and learning solutions for the healthcare industry, transforming insight into action to deliver outcomes-based results for healthcare organizations. Through HealthStream's learning solutions--which have been contracted by over two million hospital-based healthcare professionals--healthcare organizations create safer environments for patients, increase clinical competencies of their workforces, and facilitate the rapid transfer of the latest knowledge and technologies. Through our research products, executives from healthcare organizations gain valuable insight about patients' experiences, workforce challenges, physician relations, and community perceptions of their services. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, HealthStream has two satellite offices. For more information about HealthStream's learning and research solutions, visit www.healthstream.com.