Virtua Voorhees receives national patient satisfaction award
Virtua Voorhees Hospital has received the prestigious Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Patient Satisfaction which is a health care symbol of achievement. Virtua President & CEO Richard P. Miller and his leadership team surprised the staff to personally thank them for ensuring unparalleled patient care.
"We are very proud to be a recipient of this very significant national award for patient satisfaction," said Mr. Miller. "Our staff is extremely dedicated to providing outstanding experiences for patients and their families. This award is a much-deserved recognition of the excellent care and commitment Virtua employees provide every single day."
Press Ganey, a leader in performance improvement, partners with more than 10,000 health care organizations worldwide to create, sustain and improve the overall health care experience. Fewer than 5% of their clients reach this 95th percentile threshold and consistently maintain it.
"We are very proud to partner with Virtua," said Patrick T. Ryan, CEO of Press Ganey. "Achieving this level of excellence reflects Virtua Voorhees' commitment to delivering outstanding service and quality. Their efforts benefit patients in the South Jersey community with improved patient experiences."
Very few hospitals in the region have received a Guardian of Excellence Award. For a complete listing, go to www.pressganey.com/pressGaneyAwards.aspx.
As one of New Jersey’s largest health systems, Virtua helps people be well, get well and stay well through a comprehensive range of health care services. Services are delivered through three health and wellness centers, three fitness centers, four acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with more than 240 physicians, urgent care centers, seven ambulatory surgery centers, home health services, two long-term care and rehabilitation centers, 12 paramedic units and a wide range of outpatient services. A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers more than 8,000 babies a year. Virtua also provides employment and wellness services to 1,700 businesses and corporations. An innovator in clinical and information technology such as electronic medical records, Virtua is recognized for its ground-breaking partnerships with GE Healthcare
, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
and the Fox Chase Cancer Center
. Virtua employs more than 8,400 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit www.virtua.org