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Perry County Memorial Hospital Wins Studer Group’s Excellence in Patient Care Award

TELL CITY, INDIANA – Perry County Memorial Hospital received an Excellence in Patient Care Award from outcomes firm Studer Group®. The hospital received the award-which was presented at the 11th annual What’s Right in Health Care® conference- for its exemplary “discharge instructions” results on the HCAHPS patient survey. The What’s Right in Health Care® conference took place October 21-23, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Studer Group® gives its Excellence in Patient Care awards to select partners based on various categories. Perry County Memorial Hospital’s outstanding results ranked them among the highest from a database of over 850 organizations coached by Studer Group.

“Perry County’s leadership team embraced the Evidence Based tools we coach such as Post Visit Calls and patient focused Discharge instructions with results that are impressive. Patients receiving care at Perry County are clearly benefitting from this great team’s effort.” Debbie Caskey, RN, Account Leader and Coach

“Receiving this award verifies Perry County Memorial Hospital’s dedication to quality patient care. Perry County Memorial Hospital works diligently to make the hospital a better place for patients to receive care, employees to work and physicians to practice medicine,” remarks Joe Stuber, President and CEO of Perry County Memorial Hospital.

About Studer Group®:

Studer Group’s mission is to change the face of healthcare by creating a better place for employees to work, physicians to practice medicine, and patients to receive care. A recipient of the 2010 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, Studer Group is an outcomes-based healthcare performance improvement firm that works with over 850 healthcare organizations in the U.S. and beyond, teaching them how to achieve, sustain, and accelerate exceptional clinical, operational, and financial results. Studer Group has a scaled approach that is proven to be effective from large healthcare systems, academic medical centers, emergency departments, stand-alone community healthcare organizations to rural hospitals.

Working together, we help to get the foundation right-using aligned goals, behaviors and processes as building blocks-so organizations can build a sustainable culture that promotes accountability, fosters innovation, and consistently delivers a great patient experience and the best quality outcomes over time. To learn more about Studer Group, visit www.studergroup.com.

Perry County Memorial Hospital is dedicated to providing high quality healthcare and exemplary customer service in the most caring, compassionate, and effective manner. PCMH is devoted to providing quality health care, making it the healthcare provider of choice for the community it serves. To find out more about Perry County Memorial Hospital, visit: www.pchospital.org.


Perry County Memorial Hospital was founded on the banks of the Ohio River over 60 years ago. The mission of Perry County Memorial Hospital is to provide high quality healthcare and exemplary customer service in the most caring, compassionate, and effective manner.
8885 State Road 237
Tell City
IN
47586
USA
1 (812) 547-7011