Mt. Vernon Register-News

November 20, 2013

Good Sam, St. Mary's receive excellence awards



MT. VERNON — Good Samaritan Regional Health Center and St. Mary's Hospital have been named 2013 Guardian of Excellence Award winners by Press Ganey Associates, Inc.

The award recognizes top performing facilities that consistently achieved the 95th percentile or better for performance. St. Mary's Hospital is recognized for patient satisfaction in inpatient care while Good Samaritan Regional Health Center is recognized for patient engagement.

The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award is a health care symbol of achievement. Fewer than 5 percent of all Press Ganey clients reach this threshold and consistently maintain it for the one year reporting period.