CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Recognized for Medical Excellence and Patient Safety - CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System

Skip to Content

Section Menu

News & Media

Published on September 21, 2016

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Recognized for Medical Excellence and Patient Safety

CareChex®, an information service of Quantros, Inc., has named CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler #1 in the Market, in the Top 100 hospitals in the nation and among the Top 10% nationally in Medical Excellence for more than 20 clinical categories ranging from Overall Hospital Care and Overall Surgical Care, to Cancer Care, Cardiac Care and more, in the 2017 Award Rankings.

 

“These honors reflect our dedication to providing quality patient care and safety toward our mission of achieving and maintaining the highest level of successful clinical outcomes,” said John McGreevy, Chief Executive Officer, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler and the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital. “CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System has established its deserved place as a top performer in Texas and the country, raising the bar when it comes to medical excellence and overall patient quality and safety.”

 

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler was also rated #1 in the Market and in the Top 10% in the nation for Patient Safety in Overall Hospital Care, Overall Hospital Care and more than a dozen other clinical categories.

 

“Patient safety requires constant vigilance, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler has demonstrated unrelenting commitment to patients by consistently working to provide a safe environment and excellent care,” said Fadi Nasrallah, M.D., Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Quality Officer, CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System. “Our entire medical staff and every member of our team give their all every day to ensure that our patients are cared for in the safest environment possible, and we will continue to build upon this success and seek to continually improve patient safety at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System.”

 

Dr. Thane Forthman, Chief Analytics Officer of Quantros stated, “CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler has demonstrated its ability to provide high quality care to the communities it serves. To receive awards in Overall Hospital Care for medical excellence and patient safety is an outstanding accomplishment for both the physicians and hospital staff. We congratulate them on their commitment to delivering high quality, patient‐centered care.”

 

In addition to these national and statewide recognitions for patient safety and medical excellence, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler also ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the nation for Medical Excellence in Overall Hospital Care, Overall Medical Care and Overall Surgical Care. They are also ranked in the top 100 hospitals in the country in 13 separate medical and surgical categories, including Major Cardiac Surgery, Gastrointestinal Care, General Surgery, Neurological Care, Pulmonary Care, Stroke Care, Trauma and more. Furthermore, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital Tyler ranks first in the state for Medical Excellence in Bariatric Care.

 

“To be ranked above the 90th percentile in so many medical and surgical categories is simply an indication of the skill and commitment of every member of the CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler team,” said McGreevy. “It really is a tremendous honor to receive this recognition and a confirmation of the tireless efforts of the entire team here.”

 

“CareChex® allows the public to make informed decisions regarding the quality of medical care provided by health systems,” said Dr. Forthman, “We are pleased to acknowledge CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler has achieved an exceptionally high level of performance for medical excellence and patient safety in multiple clinical categories. The performance of CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler is a benchmark other hospitals should seek to emulate.”

Reviewed by Will Knous on September 21, 2016