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Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital is Receiving Two Prestigious Awards

Apr 27, 2015
Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital is receiving two prestigious awards at the 2015 PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards. The PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards are nationally recognized awards presented to organizations and individuals who have achieved excellence throughout the prior year; achieving standout performance as a better place to work, a better place to practice medicine, and a better place for patients to be treated.

This year, Carondelet Holy Cross has earned:
  • 5-Star Award for Overall Quality of Care for its Medical/Surgical and Pediatrics Care
  • 4-Star Award for Overall Quality of Care for its Inpatient Services
The 5-Star Award in medical/surgical and pediatric services means Holy Cross Hospital ranked in the top 10 percent of PRC clients nationwide. Patients rated Holy Cross as “Excellent” in the quality of care provided at the facility in 2014.

The 4-Star Award for inpatient services means Holy Cross Hospital ranked in the top 25 percent of PRC clients nationwide. Patients rated Holy Cross as “Excellent” in the quality of care provided at the facility in 2014.

“We are a family at Holy Cross Hospital and we treat our patients like family,” said Deb Knapheide, VP, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Officer at Holy Cross Hospital. “Our intimate environment is comfortable and our patients notice the personal and compassionate demeanor of every professional in which they come in contact. That makes an impression and I am so proud that our team here is being recognized for that kind of person-centered care.”

Also honored this year, Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital’s Bridges Geropsychiatric Program, which was established in 2013 to assess, diagnose and treat major mental health issues in people 55 years and older. Bridges has also been honored with a 5-Star Award for Overall Quality of Care.

"We are proud of both Holy Cross and St. Mary’s Hospitals and are thrilled to present them with our Excellence in Healthcare Awards," said Joe M. Inguanzo, Ph.D., President and CEO of Professional Research Consultants. "These awards are proof that St. Mary’s and Holy Cross are committed to providing excellent healthcare. Carondelet is making a measurable difference by providing excellent care to patients. Congratulations!”

The PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards recipients will be recognized and honored at the PRC Excellence in Healthcare Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz. May 31- June 2, 2015.

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