CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Earns Recognition for Clinic Excellence, Safety and Patient Experience - CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System

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Published on May 16, 2017

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Earns Statewide and National Recognition for Clinic Excellence, Safety and Patient Experience

 

Tyler, Texas – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System has received more than 40 local, state and national honors across multiple surgical, clinical, safety and patient experience categories by Healthgrades, as well as the 2017 Outstanding Patient Experience Award.

 

Healthgrades is a third-party organization that uses government data, performance scores, patient experience information and reviews, and actual clinical outcomes to determine quality ratings among hospitals and health care providers across the country. They provide validated data to more than 360 million users each year.

 

The numerous national recognitions name CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler among America’s 50 best hospitals in America for Vascular Surgery; the top 10 percent of hospitals in the country for General Surgery, Gastroenterology Medical Treatment, OB/GYN, Labor and Delivery, Bariatric Surgery, Overall GI Services, Cranial Neurosurgery; along with dozens more. (A complete list is attached below).

 

“It is an honor to be recognized on this list of some of the most outstanding facilities in the country through the Outstanding Patient Experience designation, as well as the numerous clinical and surgical honors,” said Fadi Nasrallah, M.D. Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Quality Officer. “These honors are a testament to the hard work, dedication and expertise of CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic, our medical staff and every member of our team who give their all every day to ensure that our patients are cared for in an environment that prizes our core values of dignity, integrity, compassion, stewardship and excellence.”

 

Healthgrades dubbed 443 hospitals top performers for their scores related to patient experience, gleaned by examining claims data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) on hospital stays from 2015 to 2016. The top 15 percent earned 2017 Patient Experience Awards.

 

“Clinical excellence and nationally-recognized quality has been a priority for CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System for many years, and to again be recognized for the efforts of our Associates, leaders, health care providers and medical partners is tremendous,” said Chris Glenney, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer of CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System. “However, simply providing high-quality medical care to our region is not enough. It is equally as important that we create an environment for our patients that puts them at ease, fills them with confidence and truly improves their experience. This has been a crucial focus for our System through the iCARE. program, and to be singled out for providing an exceptional patient experience is a real validation of our dedication to improving the patient experience by those who matter most: the communities we serve.”

 

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler has received a number of these Excellence Awards previously. In fact, this will mark the third year in a row that at least 30 of these awards have been presented to CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler.

 

“These honors are an indication of not only recent achievements, but also a prolonged period of exceptional quality at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System,” said Jason Proctor, Chief Operating Officer, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler and the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital. “These awards re based on data collected and assessed over several years, and shows a direct result of the efforts of our team to create an environment in which our patients receive truly exceptional and compassionate care.”

 

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler’s 2017 Healthgrades Excellence Awards:

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • 5-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Neurosurgery Excellence Award
  • Top 10% in Nation for Cranial Neurosurgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Cranial Neurosurgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Vascular Surgery Excellent Award
  • Top 5% in the nation for Vascular Surgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Carotid Surgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Peripheral Vascular Bypass
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades General Surgery Excellence Award
  • Top 5% in Nation for General Surgery
  • Top 10% in Nation for Overall GI Services
  • Top 10% in Nation for GI Medical Treatment
  • 5-Star Recipient for Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries
  • 5-Star Recipient for Colorectal Surgeries
  • 5-Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction
  • 5-Star Recipient for Treatment of Sepsis
  • 5-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism
  • 5-Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure
  • Recipient of Healthgrades 2017 Outstanding Patient Experience Award
  • Named among Top 10% for Outstanding Patient Experience in Nation
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades OB/Gyn Excellence Award
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for Superior Performance in OB/Gyn
  • Top 5% of Hospitals Evaluated for OB/Gyn
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Labor and Delivery Excellence Award
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for Superior Performance in Labor and Delivery
  • Top 5% of Hospitals Evaluated for Labor and Delivery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Vaginal Delivery
  • 5-Star Recipient for C-Section Delivery
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades 2017 Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award
  • Recognized by Healthgrades in 2017 for Superior Performance in Bariatric Surgery
  • Top 10% in Hospitals Evaluated for Bariatric Surgery
  • 5-Star Recipient for Overall Bariatric Surgery

Reviewed by Will K on May 16, 2017