Pender Community Hospital has been awarded a 2018 Excellence in Patient Care Award by Studer Group, a Huron solution. Specifically, the Pender, Nebraska, organization is being recognized is being recognized for demonstrating outstanding performance in emergency department patient care in 2017. To be considered for an award in this category, an organization must rank in the 90th percentile or higher for overall emergency department satisfaction as measured by patient satisfaction surveys.
Excellence in Patient Care Awards are presented annually to a select group of organizations from Huron and Studer Group’s partner base. To be eligible for an award, an organization must demonstrate outstanding performance and achievement in areas such as patient care and employee and physician engagement.
The awards will be presented at the 16th annual What’s Right in Health Care® leading practices conference, which will take place Aug. 21-23, 2018, in Nashville, Tennessee. The conference attracts administrative and clinical healthcare professionals from the U.S., Canada, Australia, and beyond.
What’s Right in Health Care offers inspiring keynotes and peer-led breakout sessions from passionate healthcare professionals who are driving innovative change and transforming their organizations. Attendees will learn exactly how other high-performing leaders and staff are optimizing their organization across the continuum of care.
“We are fortunate to work with the best of the best in healthcare and are so proud of all the organizations that are receiving awards for their outstanding results,” says Debbie Ritchie, president of Studer Group. “It takes dedication from every individual to provide excellent care and this award should be celebrated by all those who work daily to make a difference. They are what’s right in healthcare.”