OSF HealthCare Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center is pleased to announce it has been named a 2017 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing health care organizations that have consistently achieved the 95th percentile or above of performance in Clinical Quality.
The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award is a nationally-recognized symbol of achievement in health care. Presented annually, the award honors clients who consistently sustain performance in the top 5% of all Press Ganey clients for each reporting period during the course of one year.
“This award represents an important recognition from the industry’s leader in measuring, understanding and improving quality and the overall patient experience,” said Brad Solberg, President of OSF HealthCare Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center. “It absolutely reflects the combined results of every Mission Partner, as we strive to deliver quality care and raise the bar on performance each year.”
"We are proud to partner with OSF Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center,” said Patrick T. Ryan, CEO of Press Ganey. “This award is a testament to the organization’s leadership in delivering patient-centered care. By achieving and sustaining this level of excellence, OSF Saint James continues to demonstrate its commitment to reducing patient suffering and advancing the overall quality of health care.”