Thirteen Wisconsin hospitals were ranked among the top “100 Great Community Hospitals” of 2014 in Becker’s Hospital Review released this summer. This list is based on community hospitals' accolades, quality and service to their communities. The hospitals listed each have less than 550 beds and were selected based on rankings and awards from various medical associations. “This recognition is a reflection of the efforts of our staff, medical staff and care partners on their commitment to the Triple Aim – to improve health, provide an exceptional experience, at an affordable cost for our patients and members. Working together in partnership with each other and our HealthPartners family will help ensure a bright future for Hudson Hospital & Clinics,” says Marian Furlong, President & CEO, Hudson Hospital & Clinic.
The list of top Wisconsin hospitals includes: Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics; Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center; Black River Memorial Hospital; Clumet Medical Center; Mayo Clinic Health System – Eau Claire; Grant Regional health Center; Hudson Hospital & Clinic; Ministry Saint Clair’s Hospital; River Falls Area Hospital; St. Joseph’s Hospital – Hospital Sisters Health System; Tomah Memorial Hospital; Upland Hills Health; and Waukesha Memorial Hospital.
Hudson Hospital& Clinic is a 25-bed critical access hospital that hosts approximately 1,500 annual inpatient admissions. Hudson Hospital is western Wisconsin’s only hospital with 24/7 emergency medicine physicians. The hospital is also a regional partner of The Cancer Center of Western Wisconsin. In recent years, Hudson Hospital received a number of environmental awards from Practice Greenhealth, the national membership organization for healthcare facilities committed to environmentally responsible operations. This year, iVantage Health Analytics named it to its list of Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals and National Rural Health named it in the Top 20 list of Critical Access Hospitals. For more information visit: www.beckershospitalreview.com/lists/100-great-community-hospitals-2014.html.