Ogallala Community Hospital wins four Banner’s Best Awards
OGALLALA, Neb. (Feb. 23, 2010) – Banner Health has awarded Ogallala Community Hospital four Banner’s Best Awards for meeting and exceeding benchmarks on quality health care initiatives set by Banner Health’s senior management team.
Awards were presented during the 9th annual virtual Banner's 2011 Leadership Conference held Feb. 23
Ogallala Community Hospital captured awards for facilities under 100 beds for outstanding achievement in the areas of:
- Surgical Care Improvement Project B
- Patient Care Indicators
- Central Line Infection Outcome – Infection Rate
- AHRQ Culture of Patient Safety.
“These awards are a direct reflection of the commitment by our employees to make a difference in people’s lives through excellent patient care,” said Bob Edwards, Jr., CEO of Ogallala Community Hospital “I am so proud to work with a team so focused on safety and our patient experience.”
About Banner Health
Banner Health, a nonprofit hospital system based in Phoenix, owns and operates 28 hospitals and health care facilities in seven states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming.