Pullman Regional Hospital Receives Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience for 4th consecutive year

May 9, 2017

Pullman Regional Hospital has been named a 2017 recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience for the fourth consecutive year.

The award signifies that Pullman Regional Hospital has been ranked within the top 100 hospitals of similar size based on number of beds. Pullman Regional Hospital has 25 inpatient beds.

According to the Center for Talent Innovation, women account for 94 percent of all healthcare decisions for the family.

 “This award recognizes that women are choosing Pullman Regional Hospital and our Center for Women’s & Children’s Health for the quality patient experience that they seek for themselves and their families,” said Scott Adams, CEO of Pullman Regional Hospital.

The methodology used to select America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience is unique in that it evaluates specific Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and System (HCAHPS) survey results along with primary research about women’s healthcare preferences. The following HCAHPS survey measures are used along with a weighted average reflecting women’s preferences: 

  • Effective communication with nurses and doctors
  • Responsiveness to requests for help
  • Pain management
  • Explanation about medications before being administered
  • Bathroom and room cleanliness
  • Patient recommendation rating

For more information, visit WomensChoiceAward.com/best-hospitals/ or pullmanregional.org. 

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