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Kenedy hospital receives recognition
KENEDY -- Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics as a HealthStrong™ Award winner for Excellence in Quality, reflecting top quartile performance among all acute care hospitals in the nation.
The HealthStrong Awards are based on The Hospital Strength Index™, a national ratings program developed by iVantage to recognize top-performing hospitals, based on key metrics critical to success in the new health-care marketplace. The Hospital Strength Index ranks all 4,400-plus U.S. general acute-care hospitals, including the 1,300-plus Critical Access Hospitals. The Index is based on eight performance categories, measuring 56 different performance metrics.
Small and rural hospitals play a critical role in providing efficient and effective health care that is comparable to its larger urban counterparts.
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