Becker’s Hospital Review along with Axial Exchange recognize OSF St. Joseph Medical Center and OSF Saint James - John W. Albrecht Medical Center as hospitals with top patient engagement. The article is entitled “100 Best Hospitals for Patient Engagement” and was published on May 13, 2014.
The National Patient Engagement Ranking evaluated all 3,077 U.S. hospitals’ engagement efforts based on an analysis of publicly available data, including readmissions, patient satisfaction, and the extent to which organizations offered information and tools that help engage patients in self care. The highest ranking a hospital could receive was a score of 100. OSF Saint James was ranked number 79 with a score of 75.2 and OSF St. Joseph was ranked number 94 with a score of 73.7.
Only one other hospital in Illinois was recognized by the publication: Central DuPage Hospital (Winfield, Illinois).