ricky white | Oct 25, 2013
For the 18th consecutive year, Aultman Hospital has earned the “Consumer Choice Award” and has been named Canton’s “Most Preferred Hospital for Overall Quality and Image” by National Research Corporation.
CANTON, Ohio (Oct. 22, 2013) — For the 18th consecutive year, Aultman Hospital has earned the “Consumer Choice Award” and has been named Canton’s “Most Preferred Hospital for Overall Quality and Image” by National Research Corporation.
Aultman is among 277 hospitals nationwide identified as having the highest overall quality and image in their respective area by National Research, a national leader in healthcare performance measurement.
This is the eighteenth year of the award, which means Aultman has received the honor every single year of its existence.
Winners are determined by consumer perceptions on multiple quality and image ratings collected in the company’s Market Insights survey. This study surveys more than 270,000 households representing consumers in the contiguous 48 states and the District of Columbia.
“We are thrilled to offer this annual award because we understand how important the role of reputation plays in healthcare consumer decision-making,” said Susan L. Henricks, president and chief operating officer at National Research. “These winners have done an outstanding job of representing their organizations in terms of high quality care, improvement initiatives, and positive consumer perceptions and experiences. The consumers have spoken. And we congratulate the winning hospitals in receiving this honor.”
Recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the largest patient satisfaction firms in the U.S., National Research is dedicated to representing the true voice of patients and other healthcare stakeholders. This integration of cross-continuum metrics and analytics uncovers insights for effective performance improvement, quality measurement, care transitions, and many other factors that impact population health management.