The Joint Comission - Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®
The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America, recognized Holy Cross Hospital as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions. The clinical processes focus on care for heart attack, pneumonia, surgery, children’s asthma, stroke and venous thromboembolism, as well as inpatient psychiatric services. New this year is a category for immunization for pneumonia and influenza.
Holy Cross Hospital is one of 1,099 hospitals in the U.S. earning this distinction for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance and represents the top 33 percent of all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals reporting accountability measure performance data for 2012.