CRMC’s Grover M. Hermann Hospital Named To Top 20 Critical Access Hospital List – 5/2/2013
May 2, 2013 – Callicoon, N.Y. – Catskill Regional Medical Center’s (CRMC) Grover M. Hermann Hospital in Callicoon, N.Y., was recently named one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) for Quality in the country.
The Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals, including CRMC’s Grover M. Hermann Hospital, scored best among critical access hospitals on iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength Index™ for Quality. The Quality Index is a rating of hospital performance based on the percentile rank across the five categories of Hospital Compare Process of Care measures.
“CRMC is extremely proud of our physicians and staff whose efforts have contributed to our hospital achieving this notable designation,” said Rolland “Boomer” Bojo, CRMC Grover M. Hermann Hospital Administrator. “Our ranking as a Top Quality Hospital means our community can count on us to deliver the services they need.”
“We are all very proud of this distinction,” said Todd McKoy, RN at Grover M. Hermann Hospital. “There are 1,328 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States, and we are privileged to be among the top 20. This reinforces the dedication and quality of employees here, and I am excited to be a small part of this.”
About the National Rural Health Association
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Serving western Sullivan County and its surrounding communities, the Grover M. Hermann Hospital is a NYS designated Rural Critical Access Hospital and offers a broad array of community health services, including a 24/7 Emergency Department, physical and occupational rehabilitation, lab services and imaging services, including a CT scanner. For more information about CRMC’s Grover M. Hermann Hospital, contact 845-887-5530.