Millwood Hospital Earns ‘Top Performer’ Recognition from The Joint Commission
Millwood Hospital was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2015 annual report “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for hospital based Inpatient psychiatric care. Millwood Hospital is one of only 1,043 hospitals out of more than 3,300 eligible hospitals in the United States to achieve the 2014 Top Performer distinction.
This is the third year Millwood Hospital has been recognized as a Top Performer. Millwood Hospital was recognized in 2012,2013 and 2014 for its performance on accountability measure data for hospital based Inpatient psychiatric care.
“Delivering the right treatment in the right way at the right time is a cornerstone of high-quality health care. I commend the efforts of Millwood Hospital for their excellent performance on the use of evidence-based interventions,” said Mark R. Chassin, MD, FACP, MPP, MPH, president and CEO, The Joint Commission.
“We understand what matters most to patients at Millwood Hospital is the quality and safety of the care they receive. That is why we have made it a top priority to improve positive patient outcomes through evidence-based care processes,” said Dwight Lacy, CEO, Millwood Hospital. “Millwood Hospital is proud to be named a Top Performer as it recognizes the knowledge, teamwork and dedication of our entire hospital staff.”
For more information about the Top Performer program, including eligibility criteria, visit http://www.jointcommission.org/accreditation/top_performers.aspx.