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
Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians
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
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
“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
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.
**Statistics are based on Healthgrades analysis of MedPAR data for years
2014 through 2016 and represent 3-year estimates for Medicare patients only.