St. Alexius Medical Center Named 2014 HEALTHSTRONG™ Hospital

St. Alexius Medical Center today announces it has been named by iVantage Health Analytics as a 2014 HEALTHSTRONG™ Hospitals.

“St. Alexius is proud to be recognized as a HEALTHSTRONG Hospital. We place a tremendous emphasis on quality, performance and satisfaction, and this honor is proof positive that our efforts are making a difference to the hospital and the local community that we serve. I am delighted to be able to celebrate this award with our physicians, staff and community,” said Gary P. Miller, President and CEO of St. Alexius.

The 2014 HEALTHSTRONG Hospitals, including St. Alexius, highlights top performing hospitals rated as part of iVantage’s Hospital Strength INDEX™.  The Hospital Strength INDEX is the industry’s most comprehensive rating system of hospitals.  The results recognize the top performing hospitals – measuring them across 66 different performance metrics, including quality, outcomes, patient perspective, affordability and efficiency. Click here for more information.

“iVantage seeks to help hospitals meet the demands of the new healthcare by providing a new level of transparency into the internal and external metrics which drive more informed decision making,” said John R. Morrow, executive vice president of iVantage Health Analytics. “The Hospital Strength INDEX analysis reveal that geographic variation, population health and superior performance are interrelated, and that they can result in lower cost, better outcomes and healthier communities nationwide.”