2014 America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care
Adventist Medical Center – Hanford (M)Adventist Medical Center – Hanford (M)Award: EC
The three-story, 142-bed hospital features private rooms and a mission-style design. Located at Mall Drive and Seventh Street, Adventist Medical Center provides advanced surgical and imaging services.
Adventist Medical Center – SelmaAdventist Medical Center – SelmaAward: EC
Adventist Medical Center – Selma is a rural 57-bed acute-care community hospital focused on personal care. It features 24-hour emergency services, surgical services and an expanded imaging department.
Butler Health SystemButler Health SystemEC, OP
Doctors Hospital of Augusta (L)Doctors Hospital of Augusta (L)Award: EC
Fort Hamilton Hospital (M)Fort Hamilton Hospital (M)Award: EC
Franciscan St. Anthony Health – Crown Point (L)Franciscan St. Anthony Health – Crown Point (L)Award: EC
Why Women Choose Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point:
Trips to the Emergency Room can produce anxious moments, but women and their families can rest assured, knowing they are in calming, compassionate and highly skilled hands at Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point. The Emergency Department provides advanced care offered by board-certified physicians and a highly specialized nursing staff trained in advanced cardiac life support, pediatric advance life support, and emergency trauma and pediatric care.
The 24/7 department treats more than 32,000 patients annually for such cases as trauma, stroke, cardiac and other life-threatening conditions.
King’s Daughters Medical Center (M)King’s Daughters Medical Center (M)Awards: AB, EC, OB
Lafayette Regional Health Center (S)Lafayette Regional Health Center (S)Award: EC
Lafayette Regional Health Center is located in historic Lexington, MO and serves Lafayette County. The hospital employs nearly 220 team members from local and surrounding communities and supports a medical staff of more than 50 physicians and mid-level providers. For additional information please visit http://www.lrhc.com.
McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital (S)McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital (S)Award: EC
Why Women Choose McCullough-Hyde Memorial
Hospital McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital is the health care of choice by providing personalized services in a safe and caring manner. Our staff go above and beyond to provide the best possible care for the patient as well as the family. From their birthing experience in our Obstetrical Department to other wide range of services McCullough-Hyde Memorial Hospital offers, women can trust that their needs and family needs are met. The expertise, credentialing, experience and training of our physicians and staff are outstanding and providing the confidence level that one would expect when entering a healthcare facility.
Medical Center of Trinity (L)Medical Center of Trinity (L)Award: EC
Why Women Choose Medical Center of Trinity
As healthcare providers, our mission is simple. We are here to care for the health of our community. Protecting life is more than our business – it’s our heartfelt passion. Equipped with sophisticated healing practices, highly skilled medical talent and advanced medical technology, we bring together compassion, preventative education and innovative treatments.
Mercy Medical Center Clinton (L)Mercy Medical Center Clinton (L)Award: EC
Located on the bluffs of the Mississippi River, Mercy Medical Center-Clinton is a faith-based, full-service community health system serving residents in Clinton, Iowa and surrounding communities in eastern Iowa and northwestern Illinois. With a history dating back more than 120 years, Mercy – Clinton is proud to offer the latest in health and medical services with a caring, compassionate and personal touch.
Mercy – Clinton provides a broad range of services to meet the health care needs of residents in the bi-state area. With two main campuses, Mercy operates 346 licensed beds, including 183 long-term care beds and a 23-bed dementia care unit. Services include a Radiation Oncology Center in affiliation with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, two cardiac catheterization labs, renal dialysis and a trauma center. Residents also have access to the skill of Mercy’s home health and hospice care, as well as quality equipment and supplies through Mercy Home Medical Equipment.
As the area’s largest employer, Mercy – Clinton’s staff of nearly 1,000 employees are dedicated to providing excellence in patient care. Helping to care for the health needs in the community is the medical staff of nearly 60 physicians, of which more than 74 percent are Board Certified.
As a major provider of health services, Mercy-Clinton is committed to working with other healthcare providers to assure a full continuum of excellent, cost-effective healthcare services accessible to all persons. Recognizing the importance of maintaining health, Mercy-Clinton creates opportunities to promote wellness and assist people to take responsibility for their own health and well-being. In addition, Mercy – Clinton supports community programs and activities that enhance the cultural and economic prosperity of its associates and the community at large.
Mercy Regional Health CenterMercy Regional Health CenterAward: EC
Mercy Regional Health Center is located in Manhattan, Kan., and serves a nine-county region. The hospital employs nearly 900 team members from local and surrounding communities and supports a medical staff of more than 200 physicians and mid-level providers. For additional news and updates on services, please visit us.
Oak Hill Hospital (M)Oak Hill Hospital (M)Award: EC, PS
About Oak Hill Hospital:
Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984. It is the largest medical facility in Hernando and Citrus County (262 acute care beds), is one of the area’s largest private employers, and offers Hernando County’s only comprehensive cardiovascular program, including open heart surgery. Approximately 300 physicians, 950 associates, and over 350 volunteers comprise Oak Hill Hospital’s healthcare delivery team.
Palo Pinto General Hospital (S)Palo Pinto General Hospital (S)Award: EC
Palo Pinto General Hospital is a 74 bed rural acute care hospital governed by elected Board of Trustees. Our mission is to promote optimal healthcare of the entire community by providing customer centered, quality healthcare in a respectful and safe environment. The Emergency Department at PPGH serves 21,000 patients annually, ensuring timely patient attention and care. PPGH provides 24 hour support to the community, 365 days a year.
Prairie Lakes Healthcare SystemPrairie Lakes Healthcare System Award: EC
Why Women Choose Prairie Lakes Healthcare System
Prairie Lakes Healthcare System’s vision is to serve the communities of the region, providing each person, family member and visitor with the best care possible. As an independent healthcare system we make decisions locally, doing what is best to serve the healthcare needs of people who call northeastern South Dakota and western Minnesota home.
St. Elizabeth Healthcare (XL)St. Elizabeth Healthcare (XL)Awards: AB, CC, HC, EC, OB, RB, PS, RB
St. Petersburg General Hospital (M)St. Petersburg General Hospital (M)Award: EC
Star Valley Medical CenterStar Valley Medical CenterAward: EC
About Us Star Valley Medical Center
Star Valley Medical Center, based in Afton, Wyoming, is one of America’s more than 1,350 Rural Critical Access Hospitals. Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) are defined as smaller, generally geographically remote facilities that provide outpatient and inpatient hospital services to people in rural areas. In addition to the CAH designation, Star Valley Medical Center also provides out-patient services through Family Practice Clinics in Afton, Thayne and Alpine, Wyoming, a Long-Term CareCenter, and Salt River Orthopaedics. SVMC has been named as one of America’s Top 100 Rural Hospitals by Health Strong and a Top 20 Critical Access Hospital by the National Rural Health Association. The SVMC team of professionals works hard every day at delivering quality, affordable healthcare to the Star Valley communities. Goals of the organization include delivery of the latest technologies and services to the patients and families served, and remain a viable healthcare partner and provider to the people of Star Valley and the extended region.
TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center (S)TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center (S)Award: EC
West Valley Hospital (M)West Valley Hospital (M)Award: EC
Why Women Choose West Valley Hospital
Health care for women requires a special touch of blending compassion and expertise. Whether you are planning the birth of your baby or having a women’s health procedure, West Valley Hospital is dedicated to providing a caring, comfortable environment focused on you. We recognize that women are the decision makers when choosing health care. Our dedicated, compassionate staff and physicians have focused on the entire family experience from check-in to discharge. Decreased wait times to see a physician, an on-line check-in service that allows patients to “skip the waiting” for minor injuries and illnesses, and individualized leadership rounding to ensure that we are meeting the needs of our patients are just a few ways that West Valley Hospital is working to make each individual patient experience exceptional
AB: America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience
BC: America’s Best Breast Centers
CC: America’s Best Hospitals Cancer Care
CS: Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
EC: America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care
EX: America’s Best for Extended Care
HC: America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care
OB: America's Best Hospitals for Obstetrics
OP: America's Best Hospitals for Orthopedics
PC: Physician-Led Center
PS: America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
RB: Region's Best Hospital
(S): up to 100 beds; (M): 101-250; (L): 251-400; (XL): over 400 beds.