Awards, Zeeland Community Hospital
Corewell Health Zeeland Hospital Earns National Ranking
Hospital named a top performer for quality and safety by Vizient.
ZEELAND, Mich., September 22, 2023 – Corewell Health Zeeland Hospital has been recognized as a top performer in the 2023 Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Ranking by Vizient, Inc., a leading health care performance improvement company.
The hospital ranked seventh out of 333 community hospital members of Vizient and was recognized for demonstrating excellence in delivering high-quality care based on the Vizient Quality and Accountability Study, which has been conducted annually since 2005.
“Zeeland’s Top Performing award is in great recognition of the high quality of care delivered to our Zeeland patients and families,” said James Moses, MD, MPH, chief of quality, safety and patient experience for Corewell Health.
The ranking evaluates hospital performance in six categories: safety, mortality, effectiveness, efficiency, patient centeredness and equity.
The Vizient Quality and Accountability Ranking helps participating hospitals and health systems understand their performance against their peers and identifies structures and processes associated with high performance in quality and safety across a broad spectrum of patient care activity. The recognition period is for work spanning July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023.
“Corewell Health Zeeland Hospital has demonstrated high level commitment to the continuous improvement that is necessary to succeed in today’s evolving healthcare environment,” said David Levine, group senior vice president, advanced analytics and data science for Vizient. “The annual ranking leverages a unique, comprehensive and timely metrics-based methodology to recognize hospitals that achieve results on key measures that define quality patient care and delivery. Congratulations, Corewell Health Zeeland Hospital, on this prestigious honor.”
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