Brookings Health System sweeps all 3 categories in annual assessment
Dr. Jill Kruse; Justine Sauter, RN; and Physician Assistant Jason Domagalski

Brookings Health System sweeps all three categories in an annual assessment of rural hospitals.

The recognition came Thursday as part of the 2022 National Rural Health Day celebration. The awards come from The Chartis Center of Rural Health.

Brookings Health wins Performance Leadership Awards in all three measured categories: quality, outcomes and patient perspective.

According to a press release, it reflects top level performance among all rural hospitals in the nation.

Brookings Health President & CEO Jason Merkley says, to be honored with the Performance Leadership Award for the sixth consecutive year demonstrates their commitment to caring for patients in the community. Merkley says to sweep all three performance categories during a time when healthcare faces numerous challenges speaks volumes about their dedication to providing high-quality, compassionate, personalized healthcare.

 

November 18, 2022