January 23 2012 - TMF Listed as Top Quintile Health System

For Immediate Release

January 23, 2012

For more information:
John Moore
Public Information Officer
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TRINITY MOTHER FRANCES HOSPITALS AND CLINICS LISTED AS A TOP QUINTILE HEALTH SYSTEM BY THOMSON REUTERS

TYLER, TX -- Thomson Reuters identified Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics as one of the Top Quintile Health Systems in data published in the January 16, 2012 issue of Modern Healthcare. This was Thomson Reuters fourth annual study identifying the top U.S. health systems based on balanced system-wide clinical performance.

The study analyzed data from more than 300 organizations and ranked each based on a composite score of eight measures of quality, patient perception of care and efficiency.

In 2006, 2009 and 2011, Thomson Reuters named Mother Frances Hospital-Tyler as a 100 Top Hospitals® award winner. Mother Frances Hospital-Tyler also received the Thomson Reuters Everest Award® in 2009.

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About Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics
Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics includes The Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital, Mother Frances Hospital-Tyler, Mother Frances Hospital-Jacksonville, Mother Frances Hospital-Winnsboro, Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital, affiliated with HealthSouth, Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital, a long-term acute care facility, and Trinity Clinic.

Trinity Clinic is the area's preferred multispecialty medical group, with over 300 physicians and mid-level providers representing 38 specialties in 37 clinic locations serving east Texas. For more information on services available through Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics, visit tmfhc.org.

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