Ministry Door County Medical Center in Sturgeon Bay, WI was recently named one of the iVantage HEALTHSTRONG Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the United States.
“Ministry is proud of the efforts of its physicians and staff who have contributed to our hospital achieving this designation,” said Gerald Worrick, Ministry CEO. “This recognition is an excellent reminder of the trusted, expert care available right here in Door County, and of Ministry’s commitment to leading the health and wellness of our community.”
Ministry Door County Medical Center scored in the top 100 of Critical Access Hospitals on the iVantage Hospital Strength INDEX™. The INDEX is the industry’s most comprehensive rating of US acute care hospitals, and the only one to include the country’s 1,300 CAHs. The results recognize that the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals provide a safety net to communities across rural America – measuring them across 66 different performance metrics, including quality, outcomes, patient perspective, affordability, population risk and efficiency.
“Rural healthcare deserves the same performance analysis as all provider performance. It plays a vital role for communities across America, serving nearly 80 million people. These top 100 Critical Access Hospitals exhibit a focused concern for their community benefits and needs, regardless of scale, reimbursement and people’s ability to pay,” said John Morrow, executive vice president of iVantage Health Analytics.
The list of the top 100 Critical Access Hospitals and more information about the study can be found at www.iVantageHealth.com. For more information about Ministry Door County Medical Center, visit their new blog at www.ministrydoorcounty.com.