Maury Regional Medical Center (MRMC) has been recognized as number one in Tennessee for overall hospital care and overall surgical care in the areas of medical excellence and patient safety for 2019 by CareChex, an information service of Quantros, Inc.
“Maury Regional is committed to utilizing best practices in patient care and to continually measuring our efforts against top performers across the nation. I am immensely proud of the work of our employees, physicians and volunteers whose dedication to medical excellence and patient safety is evidenced by these rankings,” said Maury Regional Health CEO Alan Watson.
CareChex evaluates the performance of more than 4,700 hospitals across the nation, with awards based on cumulative performance across the most recent three years of public data. Medical quality evaluated includes process of care, outcomes of care and patient experiences in two primary areas—medical excellence and patient safety. The results enable health care organizations to compare their performance against providers in the nation, region, state and market.
MRMC ranked number one in the state in medical excellence for several specific areas of care or procedures, including: Overall Hospital Care, Overall Surgical Care, Gastrointestinal Care, General Surgery, Heart Failure Treatment, Major Bowel Procedures and Orthopedic Care.