Island Earns Award for Overall Excellence

Island HospitalNews

Island Hospital has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Patient Perspectives, reflecting top quartile performance among all U.S. acute-care hospitals.

The rankings were designated by the Hospital Strength INDEX™, a comprehensive assessment of hospital performance. In partnership with NOSORH, iVantage Health Analytics has developed a data-driven program designed to identify excellence across a broad spectrum of indicators relevant to hospital performance and patient care. The Hospital Strength INDEX™ captures performance metrics for more than 4,000 acute care hospitals, including more than 1,300 rural and critical-access hospitals.

NOSORH was established in 1995 to assist the State Offices of Rural Health in their efforts to improve access to, and the quality of, healthcare for America’s 61 million rural citizens. iVantage is a business analytic and advisory company that provides information and expert advisory services for healthcare organizations. For information visit  www.ivantagehealth.com.