Emergency department tops again
Published 1:04 am Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Andalusia Health received the 2017 Operational Excellence Award as a Top Emergency Department Performer-Tier 2 among LifePoint Health facilites. The Operational Excellence Award is awarded to the LifePoint hospital consistently exceeding key clinical quality, service and efficiency metrics. Andalusia Health is one of 23 hospitals within Tier 2 Hospitals. Andalusia Health experienced approximately 22,000 emergency room visits in 2017.
Andalusia Health has been the recipient of this award for two consecutive years.
“Congratulations to the excellent Emergency Department Team. I am so proud of this team,” Andalusia Health CEO John Yanes said. “We have an excellent team of clinicians (within as well in other hospital departments supporting the emergency department) working together to care for our patients.”
LifePoint Health operates more than 70 community hospitals in 22 states.