Winchester Hospital Earns National Health Care Award from HealthGrades
Winchester Hospital received the HealthGrades® 2014 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. HealthGrades is a leading independent health care ratings organization and it’s the seventh year in a row Winchester Hospital earned the award.
The Outstanding Patient Experience Award, which recognizes hospitals performing in
the top 10 percent nationally for patient satisfaction, is based on Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) scores compiled by Medicare using patient survey responses.
Winchester Hospital is one of only nine hospitals statewide to receive this award.
“This is a great honor,” said Kevin Smith, president and CEO of Winchester Hospital. “We take great pride in providing our patients and family members with the best experience possible when they come to Winchester Hospital.”
About Winchester Hospital
Winchester Hospital is the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery. Winchester Hospital has clinical affiliations with several nationally recognized hospitals in the region, including Boston Children’s Hospital, Tufts Medical Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. To learn more, visit www.winchesterhospital.org.
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