Prime Healthcare is a California-based healthcare service provider. The privately owned establishment continues to expand and currently has 45 acute-care hospitals in 14 states in the US. Excellence and quality performance is associated with the network and is recognized as one of America’s performing healthcare institution.
Prime Healthcare community hospital network has grown to meet healthcare needs of the majority of Americans in a wide range of human endeavors and commitment.
It is one of the largest hospital systems in America proving about 45, 000 jobs in the country. Fifteen of the company’s hospitals are members of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a charity organization.
Hospitals in the healthcare system have received several awards nationally and from other reputable organization in the United States.
The benefits are there when your establishment is recognized for quality service delivery.
National Recognition Award
According to Prime Healthcare’s Chief Medical Officer, Sunny Bhatia, the organization is honored once again to be selected for recognition nationally. He states that recognition is an acknowledgment to the hard work, compassion, and skill of all medical employees and staff.
The editorial team of Becker picked hospitals based on some parameters. Since the focus is based on community hospitals, the team defined community hospitals as a facility with 550 beds or less.
The nomination also includes independent community hospitals and those having an affiliation with larger healthcare systems in the country.
The major parameters used for rating the organizations include iVantage Health Analytics, IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals CareChex ratings and Leapfrog Group grades, among others.
In the award, Centinela Hospital was given a five-star performance award by Healthgrades in nine procedures, specialties and treatments in 2017. The hospital was also honored with the 2018 patient Safety Excellence Award by HealthGrades.
Alvarado Hospital Medical Center was awarded a CMS five-star honor for clinical quality. It equally received the 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award for four years in a row from HealthGrades.
The 306-bed hospital is continuously expanding with a new addition of 21, 000-sq.ft emergency department expected to commence in the coming year. This will give additional room to patients and double the capacity of the medical facility.
Another award went to Chino Valey medical center, the 2018 Safety Excellence Award by HealthGrades for the fifth year in a row.This places the hospital among the five percent of the acute-care hospitals in the US with patient safety data reports provided in 2018.
The hospital is a 112-bed capacity facility and has a five-star hospital rating.
The Benefits Of The Recognition
National recognition all over the world boosts a company’s image and attracts more customers to the business. The brand gets more popular and receives more patronage.
There is all to gain by Prime Healthcare System. Notably, the hospital network will have a strong reputation as a performing health care system to attract more patronage from the public.