Steele Memorial Receives Performance Leadership Award for Patient Perspective
November 22, 2021
Salmon, ID November 19, 2021 – As part of the 2021 National Rural Health Day celebration, Steele Memorial Medical Center today announced it has been recognized by The Chartis Center of Rural Health and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) with a Performance Leadership Award in Patient Perspective.
The Performance Leadership Awards utilize the results of the Hospital Strength INDEX®, the industry’s most comprehensive and objective assessment of rural hospital performance. INDEX data is trusted by rural hospitals, health systems with rural footprints, hospital associations and state offices of rural health across the country to measure and monitor performance across a variety of areas impacting hospital operations and finance.
“We are very proud of the care we provide at Steele Memorial Medical Center. It is because of our exceptional staff that we are able to compassionately care for our patients, and do it so well,” said Nancy Osmundson, SMMC
“We are proud to mark this year’s National Rural Health Day by recognizing rural hospitals’ steadfast commitment to serving their communities and delivering high quality care,” said Michael Topchik, National Leader, The Chartis Center for Rural Health. “In the face of tremendous challenges, these top quartile performers continue to exemplify the power of rural and create a blueprint for excellence in quality, outcomes and patient perspectives.”
For more details about The Chartis Center for Rural Health and the Hospital Strength INDEX, contact Billy Balfour at firstname.lastname@example.org.