PINEHURST FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital has been named one of America's 100 Great Community Hospitals, according to a study released earlier in July by Becker's Hospital Review.
“We are very pleased to be recognized by Becker's for providing quality care to our patients and serving our community in many ways,” said First Health CEO David J. Kilarski. “Our goal as an organization is to provide the safest, highest quality care to our patients and their loved ones. Each and every employee and volunteer at FirstHealth works very hard to produce the highest levels of patient satisfaction and top-quality care. It’s gratifying that Becker’s has confirmed the success of our efforts.”
To compile the list, the Becker's Hospital Review editorial team analyzed information, recognition and rankings from a variety of industry sources, including iVantage Health Analytics, Thomson Reuters, HealthGrades and the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospitals on the list include fewer than 550 patient beds and have minimal teaching programs.
“Community hospitals are a critical component to the American healthcare continuum,” said a Becker’s statement announcing the award. “These hospitals are often the anchors of health and employment within their communities, providing patients with top-quality care close to home. The hospitals on this list have demonstrated commitments to the health of their local population through clinical excellence, community involvement and various other efforts.”
Becker's Hospital Review is a bimonthly publication offering up-to-date business and legal news and analysis relating to hospitals and health systems. With content geared toward high-level hospital leaders, Becker's works to provide valuable content, including hospital and health system news, best practices and legal guidance specifically for these decision makers. Each issue of Becker's Hospital Review reaches more than 18,000 people, primarily acute-care hospital CEOs and CFOs.
For a complete listing of the hospitals included on Becker’s 100 Great Community Hospitals visit www.beckershospitalreview.com.
April 17, 2015
Moore Regional Hospital Gets 5 Stars from Medicare for Patient SatisfactionDavid J. Kilarksi PINEHURST – Choosing where to go for hospital care can be confusing and overwhelming for patients. That choice may be a little eas…
April 14, 2015
Slaughter Named Richmond Memorial Physician of the YearVan "Beaux" Slaughter, M.D. ROCKINGHAM – A hospitalist physician known for his “great bedside manner” has been named 2015 Physician of the Year at Fi…
March 26, 2015
New Physician Joining FirstHealth Family MedicineThe latest addition to the FirstHealth network of providers in Richmond County is Dr. Sanchez.
January 24, 2017
Weight-loss Surgery Information SessionA FREE Weight-loss Surgery Information Session will be offered by Dr. Raymond Washington in Sanford. Please arrive 20-30 minutes early so we can cal…