Iowa Specialty Hospital - Belmond was recently awarded a Healthgrades 2017 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ which recognizes hospitals that provide an overall outstanding patient experience.
The Belmond facility is among a group of only 13 recipients within Iowa, making this a wonderful achievement for Iowa Specialty Hospital based on the high measures necessary to receive this recognition. According to the Healthgrades website, 92% of patients would definitely recommend Iowa Specialty Hospital – Belmond to other individuals.
“We are proud to make a difference in the lives of our patients,” said Amy McDaniel, CEO. “Their feedback encourages us that we are providing them with the best quality care, and it keeps us pushing forward to want to improve our processes further.”
Healthgrades evaluates patient experience performance by applying a scoring methodology to 10 patient experience measures, using data collected from the 32-question survey of the hospital’s own patients. Hospitals in the top 15% with the highest overall patient experience scores are recognized as Outstanding Patient Experience Award recipients.