Health Care Improvement Firm Recognizes Efforts in Patient Satisfaction
SOUTH BEND, Ind., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Hospital Week, Press Ganey Associates, Inc., is proud to recognize all of its hospital partners for their daily dedication to improving the quality of care they provide.
"The doctors, nurses, and staff at our partner hospitals are consistently striving to improve quality, and they deserve to be commended," said Rick Siegrist, Press Ganey's president and CEO. "We partner with nearly 50 percent of the nation's hospitals to help them improve quality across their organizations, and we're constantly impressed with the efforts they put forth to make their hospitals the best they can be."
Press Ganey data show that patients are noticing, as satisfaction with the care and service being provided by Press Ganey partner hospitals has been rising. Most recently, a Press Ganey analysis of 1.5 million patient responses at 1,158 hospitals across the country in 2008 found the most significant increase in inpatient satisfaction scores in the quarter century that the company has been tracking such data. Press Ganey partner hospitals are making similar improvements in other aspects of quality--from increasing employee and physician engagement to improvements in patient safety and clinical quality.
To honor its top performing hospital clients, Press Ganey presents several awards at its annual National Client Conference. Press Ganey client hospitals are also honored with the industry's top awards throughout the year including:
|SOURCE Press Ganey Associates, Inc.|
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