We are pleased to announce The Joint Commission has named Mercy Hospital Fort Scott as a 2014 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®. The hospital is one of only 1,043 hospitals in the United States to achieve this distinction based on excellence in accountability measure performance.
Mercy Hospital Fort Scott has been recognized for its achievement in both Immunization and Surgical Care in 2014.
In order to be named a Top Performer, a hospital must:
“Every patient who comes to Mercy Fort Scott for care deserves the finest in quality and safety. That is why we have made it a top priority to improve positive patient outcomes through evidence-based care processes,” said Reta Baker, Mercy Hospital Fort Scott president. “We are honored to be named a Top Performer as it recognizes the knowledge, teamwork and dedication of our entire hospital staff.”
For more information about the Top Performer program, including eligibility criteria, visit http://www.jointcommission.org/accreditation/top_performers.aspx.