Saint Clare's Denville Hospital Recognized by Healthgrades for Excellence in Multiple Clinical Specialties

Saint Clare's Denville Hospital Recognized by Healthgrades for Excellence in Multiple Clinical Specialties

10-17-2017

Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital Recognized by Healthgrades for Excellence in Multiple Clinical Specialties

[Denville, New Jersey - October 17, 2017) – Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital, a member of Prime Healthcare, has received recognition for multiple specialties based on this year’s evaluation from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This recognition encompasses:

Recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Coronary Intervention Excellence Award TM, plus: Named Among the top 10% in the Nation for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2018, Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2018, and Five-Star Recipient for Pacemaker Procedures in 2018.

Designation as One of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery TM in 2018, plus: Recipient of the Healthgrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence AwardTM for 2 Years in a Row, Named Among the Top 5% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services in 2018, Named Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services for 2 Years in a Row, Five Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement for 3 Years in a Row, and Five Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment for 3 Years in a Row.

Gastrointestinal Surgery: Five-Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery in 2018.

Labor and Delivery: Five-Star Recipient for Vaginal Delivery in 2017, Five-Star Recipient for C-Section Delivery for 2 Years in a Row.

Gynecologic Surgery: Five-Star Recipient for Gynecologic Procedures for 2 Years in a Row, Five-Star Recipient for Hysterectomy in 2017.

Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 34 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions.*

“Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital’s Medical Staff and employees are honored to receive this recognition from Healthgrades, which is dedicated to providing highly regarded, objective analysis of healthcare quality. These multiple points of achievement are testaments to our entire team’s commitment to excellence,” said Brian Finestein, CEO of Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital and Saint Clare’s Health.

These achievements are part of findings released today by Healthgrades and are featured in their2018 Report to the Nation. The new report demonstrates how clinical performance continues to differ dramatically between hospitals regionally and nationally. This variation in care has a significant impact on health outcomes.

“Consumers place high value on information about hospital quality and use it to evaluate their choices for care,” said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Healthgrades. “Hospitals that have achieved recognition for their quality outcomes prove their commitment to their patients and their community at large.”

*For its analysis, Healthgrades evaluated approximately 45 million Medicare inpatient records for nearly 4,500 short-term acute care hospitals nationwide to assess hospital performance in 32 common conditions and procedures, and evaluated outcomes in appendectomy and bariatric surgery using all-payer data provided by 17 states. Healthgrades recognizes a hospital’s quality achievements for cohort-specific performance, specialty area performance, and overall clinical quality. Individual procedure or condition cohorts are designated as 5-star (statistically significantly better than expected), 3-star (not statistically different from expected) and 1-star (statistically significantly worse than expected) categories. The complete Healthgrades 2018 Report to the Nation and detailed study methodology, can be found at www.healthgrades.com/quality.

About Saint Clare Denville Hospital

Saint Clare’s Denville Hospital is a member of Saint Clare’s Health, an award-winning provider of safe, high quality, compassionate care, serving the communities of Morris and Sussex counties. Its network of hospitals and healthcare facilities also includes Dover Hospital; Behavioral Health Centers in Boonton, Denville, and Parsippany; Sussex Community Urgent Care; and an Imaging Center in Parsippany, among other satellite locations. Saint Clare’s Health is a member of Prime Healthcare.

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**Statistics are based on Healthgrades analysis of MedPAR data for years 2014 through 2016 and represent 3-year estimates for Medicare patients only.

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