JASPER — Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has been recognized as Top 100 in the nation for Medical Excellence in Heart Attack Treatment and Heart Failure Treatment.

The quality awards from CareChex® are based on their comprehensive quality scoring system, that compares inpatient quality performance across general, acute and non-federal U.S. hospitals.

“It is our mission each and every day to provide quality, compassionate care to those we serve,” stated E. Kyle Bennett, President and CEO of Memorial Hospital. “To be recognized with quality awards from CareChex for Medical Excellence is a sign of all the hard work and dedication that goes on behind the scenes by all our caregivers. I am so proud of the great work they do and the difference they make in lives every day.”

Memorial Hospital also received the following 2022 CareChex Medical Excellence ratings for:Top 10% in nation: Neurological Care, Stroke Care and Top 10% in region for Trauma Care (#1 in state): Heart Failure Treatment (Top 10% in state): and Trauma Care.

CareChex Awards by Quantros utilizes a peer-reviewed risk-adjustment methodology to more reliably measure rates of mortality, complications and readmissions — appropriately weighting and accounting for all of the risk factors relating to a patient’s principal and secondary diagnosis, as well as other patient characteristics that may increase the probability for adverse clinical outcomes. These rankings do not include any self-reported data.