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University Hospitals in Cleveland named one of the top 10 hospital systems in United States
Date:8/14/2009

stions about the mission of many health systems and their effectiveness in achieving goals," said Jean Chenoweth, senior vice president for performance improvement and 100 Top Hospital programs at Thomson Reuters.

She notes that this study sets national benchmarks for health system quality and efficiency, and extends transparency regarding the performance of healthcare organizations from hospitals to health systems.

"The development of national benchmarks provides health system boards and executives with an objective assessment of the care they provided to their communities and patients, relative to others across the nation," Chenoweth said. "This provides the basis for a serious discussion about the role and responsibility of the health system in assuring quality and efficiency to each community in which a hospital carries the health system brand."

Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals program has analyzed and reported on the performance of individual hospitals sine 1993. This study marks the first time they have assessed the relative quality and efficiency of inpatient care by health systems as single entities.

The other hospital systems in the top 10 are: Advocate Health Care Oak Brook, Ill.; Catholic Healthcare Partners Cincinnati, Ohio; Health Alliance of Greater Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio; HealthEast Care System St. Paul, Minn.; Henry Ford Health System Detroit, Mich.; Kettering Health Network Dayton, Ohio; OhioHealth Columbus, Ohio; Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. Victorville, Calif; and Trinity Health Novi, Mich.


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