Navigation Links
J.D. Power and Associates Reports: Hackensack University Medical Center Recognized as First Hospital to Achieve Distinction for Providing an Outstanding Inpatient Experience in All Four Service Areas
Date:9/13/2007

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Hackensack University Medical Center, a 781-bed teaching and research hospital located in Hackensack, N.J., and affiliated with The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School, is the first hospital to achieve distinction for providing an outstanding patient experience in all four service areas: inpatient, outpatient, emergency and maternity under the J.D. Power and Associates Distinguished Hospital Program(SM). In addition this marks the fourth consecutive year in which Hackensack University Medical Center has been recognized for service excellence.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050527/LAF028LOGO-a)

"Because patients place a high value on the service aspects of their hospital stay, providing them with a consistent, positive experience year after year is as important for hospitals as it is in any other service industry," said David Stefan, executive director of the healthcare division at J.D. Power and Associates.

The service excellence distinction was determined by surveying a random sample of recently discharged patients of Hackensack University Medical Center on their perceptions of their hospital stay. Patient feedback was then compared with the national benchmark established in the J.D. Power and Associates National Hospital Service Performance Study(SM).

The telephone-based research conducted among patients focuses on the five key drivers of patient satisfaction with their overall hospital experience: dignity and respect; speed and efficiency; comfort; information and communication; and emotional support.

Hackensack University Medical Center exceeded the national benchmark study score for overall inpatient, outpatient, emergency and maternity service satisfaction. In comparison to the national study, the hospital performed particularly well f
'/>"/>

SOURCE J.D. Power and Associates
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Antibiotics losing their power against acne
2. Chewing gum found to increase brainpower
3. New genital gel could empower women against the AIDS epidemic
4. Some languages require more brain power
5. Exercising To Music Found To Boost Brain Power
6. Stretching May Not Decrease Risk Of Injury In Power Sports
7. Zinc increases thinking power of children
8. Childhood leukemia linked to residence close to high voltage power lines
9. Warning Signs On Powered Baby Milk
10. Testing Your Health & Charging Your Mobile At One Go - Check Out The Urine Powered Batteries
11. Implantable devices to be powered by organosilicon compounds in the future
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2014)... July 25, 2014 As reported by the ... War On Heroin (7/20), police in Salem, MA as ... down on the recent heroin epidemic that has taken many ... on one heroin-related overdose case in which police were able ... victim's cell phone. By pretending to be the victim and ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... July 25, 2014 Consuming too much ... to know? , Read the labels! , Learn to ... how it relates to health during a "Healthy Eating ... 1 at Humility House, 755 Ohltown Road, Austintown. , ... an informational discussion and answer questions. , The ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 2014 Sport Court® provided ... Nike National Invitational Tournament (NIT) in Chicago ... Junior National Tournament (USJN) in Washington D.C. at ... for these prestigious national tournaments included 44 Sport Court ... of playing surface at McCormick Place for the NIT, ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 As reported by ... Talks Life After Jersey Shore and Getting Sober (7/15), ... show, Jersey Shore, has spoken out to the public about ... of the show, The Situation admits that moving on with ... alcohol, prescription drugs, and other drugs in 2012 and even ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- The human brain can preserve oxygen ... new study finds. Although dehydration significantly reduces ... found that the brain compensates by increasing the amount ... research has helped us understand a lot more about ... extreme conditions," study first author Steven Trangmar, a researcher ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Multiple States Crack Down on Heroin Epidemic 2Health News:Learn to Decipher Food Labels at Humility House 2Health News:Sport Court Provides All Sports Flooring for Basketball Events in Chicago and Washington D.C. 2Health News:'The Situation' Celebrates 8 Months of Sobriety 2Health News:'The Situation' Celebrates 8 Months of Sobriety 3Health News:Human Brain Has Coping Mechanism for Dehydration 2
... The 58th annual session of the American Association of Endodontists ... scientific community. In a terse message, the dentists said that ... should not be ignored because it may be the early ... countries, dental care and hygiene has never received its due ...
... British government says that smoking will turn out to be ... threat of even HIV. The British broadcasting corporation reported on ... people than any other disease in the next 20 years. ... Sussex, United Kingdom, says smoking and other tobacco related deaths ...
... The world health organization says, water related illnesses claim up ... to coincide with World Water Day on 22nd of March. ... and much of the suffering is needless. People in the ... 2.2 million people die of diarrhea caused by drinking contaminated ...
... A recent study shows that doctors are amongst the top ... by relatives of patients who die during treatment. Without going ... says doctors are targeted and sometimes made to pay a ... side of the noble profession, the study says that doctors ...
... conducted in the United States of America, says that children ... prolong an unhappy marriage and avoid a divorce for the ... will only do more damage to the kids, the authors ... Arnato of Pennsylvania State University in University Park conducted the ...
... Brooklyn is in news for the wrong reasons. The New ... are investigating the circumstances that led doctors René Kotzen and ... a patient’s brain to remove a life-threatening clot. , The ... corrective surgery was conducted on the right side of the ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:7/25/2014)... July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ScriptPro, of ... Powers Lake, Wisconsin , announce ... distribution and co-marketing agreement allowing ScriptPro to bring ... the United States . ScriptPro ... and workflow systems to retail and ambulatory pharmacies. ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... , July 25, 2014 Cardinal Health ... community pharmacies as winners of its prestigious Independent Pharmacy ... Conference , one of the nation,s largest gatherings of ... winners – family-owned pharmacies from Ohio ... Texas – were selected for implementing exceptionally ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... , July 25, 2014 Research and ... "Global Ophthalmic Diagnostic Devices Market 2014-2018" report to ... About Ophthalmic Diagnostic Device ... to identify a defect or deficiency in the human ... ophthalmic disorders such as presbyopia, cataracts, glaucoma, retinal disorders, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ScriptPro and TCGRx Integrate Pharmacy Automation Technologies 2ScriptPro and TCGRx Integrate Pharmacy Automation Technologies 3Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 2Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 3Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 4Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 5Cardinal Health Announces Three Best Practice Winners for Leading Change in Community Pharmacy 6Global Ophthalmic Diagnostic Devices Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Alcon, Carl Zeiss, Haag-Streit and Topcon 2
... 25 QBC Diagnostics was awarded one of the largest ... agreed to install QBC STAR hematology analyzers on surface ships ... a 9-parameter complete blood count through its patented dry hematology ... this technology, as well as the unit,s small footprint and ...
... a leading provider of healthcare software solutions specializing in ... today that the company has once again been ranked ... Inc. magazine. This marks Edifecs, second consecutive ... jump from #2301 to #1983. (Logo: ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Edifecs Rises on 2010 Inc.5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the U.S. 2
... The low-profile 5107 Bariatric Stand-On Scale is ... lbs, while typical physicians scales only weigh ... regardless of floor surface, or patients position ... stable and low profile only 1 ...
... hormone (PTH) is synthesized by the ... response to decreased extracellular calcium concentrations. ... resorption and decreasing calcium excretion by ... circulation, intact PTH is rapidly degraded ...
... the adrenal cortex and, to a lesser ... a precursor in testosterone and estrogen synthesis, ... at ~10% that of testosterone [1]. However, ... women, DHEA is an important androgen as ...
... a C19 steroid, is one of the ... postpubertal males, testosterone is secreted primarily by ... derived from peripheral conversion of androstenedione [2]. ... that over 50% of serum testosterone is ...
Medicine Products: