Hospital scores high on national survey
October 01, 2008
Terre Haute, IN (October, 2008) Terre Haute Regional Hospital recently received the results of their voluntary Leapfrog Hospital Survey.
“We have a lot to be proud of. Our overall point total was 690.31 out of 707 highest points possible. We are ranked 85 out of 1153 hospitals who submitted their data to Leapfrog,” said Marsha Ciolli, Director of Quality at Terre Haute Regional Hospital.
The Leapfrog Group is an initiative driven by organizations that buy health care who are working to initiate breakthrough improvements in the safety, quality and affordability of healthcare for Americans. Leapfrog is a member supported program aimed at mobilizing employer purchasing power to alert America’s health industry that big leaps in health care safety, quality and customer value will be recognized and rewarded. The Leapfrog Group was founded by a small group of large employers, initially supported by the Business Roundtable (BRT) and launched in November 2000. The Leapfrog Group aims to:
- Reduce preventable medical mistakes and improve the quality and affordability of health care.
- Encourage health providers to publicly report their quality and outcomes so that consumers and purchasing organizations can make informed health care choices.
- Reward doctors and hospitals for improving the quality, safety and affordability of health care.
- Help consumers reap the benefits of making smart health care decisions.
Located at 3901 South 7th St. in Terre Haute, Terre Haute Regional Hospital is a 278-bed community-based hospital. Regional Hospital is an organization dedicated to its Mission, Values and Vision and is committed to providing quality, individualized patient care to the communities we serve. Today, the hospital offers the latest expertise and technology in areas including emergency services, cardiology, outpatient imaging, and surgery. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Terre Haute Regional Hospital looks forward to continuing to serve its friends and neighbors and growing with the community. For more information about Terre Haute Regional Hospital and the services they offer, please call (812)232-0021 or visit RegionalHospital.com We're more than a hospital, we're a family!