Little Company of Mary Hospital Earns ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™’
Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers has been named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission during the 2012 calendar year. The Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
The Joint Commission’s hospital standards address important functions relating to the care of patients and the management of hospitals. Little Company of Mary was recognized for its achievement on the following measure sets: Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia, Surgical Care and Children’s Asthma. To be named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®, hospitals must achieve cumulative performance of 95 percent or above across all reported accountability measures, achieve performance of 95 percent or above on each and every reported accountability measure where there are at least 30 denominator cases and have at least one core measure set that has a composite rate of 95 percent or above. Little Company of Mary Hospital is one of 35 hospitals in Illinois named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®.
Little Company of Mary has a rich history of providing the community with nationally recognized, high-quality care. The new state-of-the-art West Pavilion patient tower allows the hospital to focus on its family-centered model and continue with their mission to care and provide the latest technology to heal.
For more information about Little Company of Mary, visit our website at www.lcmh.org.