Dec. 13, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Mercy Health System has been named one of the top hospitals in the nation by the National Research Corporation (NRC), the nation's leading consumer health care surveyor. As a Consumer's Choice Award winner, Mercy is listed as a hospital most preferred by patients in the
"We are honored to be named one of
's top hospitals by NRC," said
Javon R. Bea, President and CEO of Mercy Health System.
"Mercy is a health care system that will do whatever it takes to continuously improve the care patients receive. No matter what the situation may be, we're committed to helping patients and their families feel comfortable, assured, and extremely well taken care of."
Winners are determined by consumer perceptions on multiple quality and image ratings collected in the company's Market Insights/Ticker survey. This study surveys over 250,000 households representing over 450,000 consumers in
the United States
. From the households surveyed, 3,200 hospitals named by consumers are analyzed and ranked based on their Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs) as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, with the winning facilities being ranked the highest.
Mercy was recognized in the
October 22, 2012
issue of Modern Healthcare Magazine.
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Mercy President, CEO Javon Bea
SOURCE Mercy Health System