Guardian of Excellence Award® recipient for Patient Experience in the Emergency Department
Catskill Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that the Grover M. Hermann Hospital has been selected as a 2018 Press Ganey® Guardian of Excellence Award® recipient for Patient Experience in the Emergency Department. Catskill Regional achieved this distinction by reaching the 95th percentile for patient experience consistently throughout the award year. This award is a testament to our expert staff and their commitment to provide quality healthcare to our community.
DNV – GL Accredited for Patient Safety
Catskill Regional Medical Center is proud to announce our newest national accreditation from DNV – GL Healthcare, a word leading certification body. A recently completed accreditation process determined that Catskill Regional meets or exceeds standards set forth by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, receiving a NIAHO® Hospital Accreditation for Quality & Patient Safety. This accreditation reinforces Catskill Regional’s ongoing commitment to provide quality patient care to Sullivan County and beyond.
2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies
Catskill Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies. “World’s Most Ethical Companies” and “Ethisphere” names and marks are registered trademarks of Ethisphere LLC
Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Grover M. Hermann Hospital in Callicoon, NY has been named one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the country for Quality. This is the second year in a row that the Hospital has received this designation from the National Rural Health Association (NRHA) – received in 2017 and 2018. Grover M. Hermann Hospital scored best among critical access hospitals, as determined by The Chartis Center for Rural Health.
Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals for Patient Satisfaction
Catskill Regional Medical Center’s Grover M. Hermann Hospital in Callicoon, N.Y., was named one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) for Patient Satisfaction in the country in 2013 and 2016. Grover M. Hermann scored best among critical access hospitals on iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength Index™ for Patient Satisfaction. This national recognition signifies that Grover M. Hermann Hospital has achieved success in the Patient Perspective Index.
Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.
The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
2018 GOLD level Baldridge PIPEX Award
Catskill Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, recipient of the 2018 Gold Award for Achievement of Excellence from Partners in Performance Excellence. This award is an advanced level of recognition for our commitment to leadership, strategy development, workforce and customer engagement, information technology, operational effectiveness and patient safety.
Catskill Regional Medical Center is Five-Star Recipient for Appendectomy
Catskill Regional Medical Center is 5-star rated for Appendectomy outcomes according to a study released by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This achievement is part of new findings and data featured in the Healthgrades 2019 Report to the Nation.
Catskill Regional Medical Center has been nationally recognized as a Most Wired® Hospital for 2017 by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum. Catskill Regional is one of only 36 hospitals across New York State to be awarded Most Wired® status. According to results of the 19th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired® survey, released today by the AHA Health Forum, new tools are helping patients become more actively involved in their care and maintaining their health.
2016 National Research Corporation (NRC) Excellence Award
Catskill Regional Medical Center has been selected as a recipient of the 2016 National Research Corporation (NRC) Excellence Award. As a 2016 award recipient, Catskill Regional is among a select group of national healthcare innovators leading the way on the path to patient-centered care.
COLLEGE OF AMERICAN PATHOLOGISTS (CAP)
The College of American Pathologists, the leading organization of Board-certified pathologists, serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine.
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY (ACR)
The mission of the ACR is to serve patients and society by maximizing the value of radiology, radiation oncology, interventional radiology, nuclear medicine and medical physics by advancing the science of radiology, improving the quality of patient care, positively influencing the socio-economics of the practice of radiology, providing continuing education for radiology and allied health professions and conducting research for the future of radiology.
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF BLOOD BANKS (AABB)
AABB’s accreditation program strives to improve the quality and safety of collecting, processing, testing, distributing and administering blood and blood products. The accreditation program assesses the quality and operational systems in place within the facility. The basis for assessment includes compliance with standards, Code of Federal Regulations and federal guidance documents.
UNDERSEA AND HYPERBARIC MEDICAL SOCIETY (UHMS)
Accredited by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) as a hyperbaric facility that demonstrates commitment to patient care and facility safety.
THE SCHWARTZ CENTER FOR COMPASSIONATE HEALTHCARE
Catskill Regional Medical Center is a proud member of The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare. This national, nonprofit organization is dedicated to strengthening the relationship between patients and caregivers and preserving the human connection in healthcare. Our goal is to ensure that compassionate care is a fundamental element and healthcare priority.
CRMC’s services are monitored by the following state and regulatory agencies:
• New York State Department of Health
• New York State Department of Health-Bureau of Environmental Radiation Protection
• New York State Office of Mental Health