Alamance Regional Medical Center Scores Among the Nation’s Top Hospitals in 3 Categories
The hospital scores among the top hospitals for overall medical care.
Alamance Regional Medical Center scores in the top 10% of hospitals in the nation when it comes to excellence in overall medical care, according to CareChex® — an information service of Quantros, Inc.
CareChex has a unique rating system that the company says allows it to identify health networks that truly provide higher quality, lower cost care relative to their peers.
“To be rated in the top 10% of all hospitals for overall medical care in the medical excellence category is a terrific accomplishment,” says Preston Hammock, president, Alamance Regional Medical Center. “It speaks volumes about the great health care you can get without ever leaving Alamance County.”
The 2019 results also put Alamance Regional in the top 10% of hospitals for medical excellence in 3 specialty areas:
- Neurological care
- Pulmonary care
- Vascular surgery
CareChex issues quality ratings designed to help hospitals improve quality and help consumers better understand medical excellence and patient safety. CareChex provides clinical, financial and patient satisfaction findings to consumers, providers and purchasers of U.S. medical care. Unlike other publicly available quality ratings, CareChex provides a composite evaluation of all components of medical quality, including process of care, outcomes of care and patient experiences. For access to provider quality ratings, visit www.CareChex.com.