Advanced Surgical Hospital receives 2016 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Outstanding Patient Experience

ADVANCED SURGICAL HOSPITAL LAUDED FOR PERFORMANCE QUALITY; TOPS 99TH PERCENTILE IN PATIENT SATISFACTION

Washington, PA Advanced Surgical Hospital in Washington, PA, the area’s leading physician owned, regional orthopaedic hospital, is pleased to announce that they have been named a recipient of the Press Ganey 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award – Patient Experience. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing health care organizations that have consistently achieved the 95th percentile or above performance in patient satisfaction.

This is the fourth consecutive year that Advanced Surgical Hospital has received this prestigious award since opening the physician owned, state-of-the-art orthopaedic hospital, placing it in an elite category of hospitals across the nation.

The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award, is a nationally-recognized symbol of achievement in health care. Presented annually, the award honors clients who consistently sustained performance in the top 5% of all Press Ganey clients for each reporting period during the course of one year.

Anne S. Hast, CEO of Advanced Surgical Hospital, stated “I am proud of our entire team at Advanced Surgical Hospital for constantly striving to provide our patients and families an exceptional experience.” Anne continued, “I am especially delighted Advanced Surgical Hospital has been a recipient of the Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for the past four years as it reflects our team’s ongoing commitment and dedication to provide our region with an exceptional level of patient-centered, elective orthopaedic care.”

Opened in 2010 by the physician partners of Advanced Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and located in Washington, PA, Advanced Surgical Hospital is a physician-owned facility with a principal focus on providing elective orthopaedic procedures on an inpatient or outpatient basis. Its 14-bed inpatient unit accommodates patients requiring overnight stays; the unit has consistently recorded the region’s highest quality ratings and lowest complication rates per surgical procedure. In addition to its outstanding performance for patient experience, Advanced Surgical Hospital has been recognized as a recipient of the Pittsburgh Business Times Best Places to Work Award for the past four years and was named the 2014 Physician Hospital of the Year by Physician Hospitals of America.

We are proud to partner with Advanced Surgical Hospital“, said Patrick T. Ryan, CEO of Press Ganey. “This award is a testament to the organization’s leadership in delivering patient-centered care. By achieving and sustaining this level of excellence year-after-year, Advanced Surgical Hospital continues to demonstrate their commitment to reducing patient suffering and advancing the overall quality of health care“.

Other Awards and Accolades

Advanced Surgical Hospital Receives 4th Guardian of Excellence – Patient Satisfaction Award

Advanced Surgical Hospital Named 2016 Pittsburgh Business Times Best Places to Work

Advanced Surgical Hospital Top in State on Top Nurse-Patient Communication Scores

Advanced Surgical Top 47 Hospitals Where Staff Always Explain Medication to Patients

Advanced Surgical Hospital Recognized as one of the 49 Best Overall Patient-Rated Hospitals in the Nation

Top 5 Pennsylvania Hospitals Patients Would Definitely Recommend

Top 55 Hospitals Patients Would Definitely Recommend

45 Hospitals with Top Nurse-Patient Communication

65 Top Hospitals for Physician Communication

44 Hospitals with the Best Patient Discharge Information Practices

49 Best Overall Patient-Rated Hospitals

Top 60 Hospitals for Pain Management, According to Patients

Advanced Surgical Hospital was the 2015 Recipient of the Pittsburgh Business Times Best Places to Work Award

49 Hospitals with the Best Staff-to-Patient Medicine Explanation Practices

Advanced Surgical Hospital Rated Best Hospital

Advanced Surgical Hospital Received Highest Ratings for “Cleanest Rooms” in Pennsylvania as Rated by patients

Advanced Surgical Hospital was named to the 2015 Women’s Choice Award List: America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience

Rated Third Highest in the Nation for Nurse to Patient Communication July 2015

Rated Top 45 Hospitals in the Nation that Patients Would Definitely Recommend

Graded 5 Stars by CMS 2015 to Present

Rated in the top 52 hospitals nation-wide with cleanest patient rooms as rated by patients

Advanced Surgical Hospital received the 2014 Pittsburgh Business Times Best Places to Work Award

Advanced Surgical Hospital was recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of 44 hospitals great at pain management

Advanced Surgical Hospital was recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review 2014 as being one of the top physician owned hospitals to know in the United States

Advanced Surgical Hospital was recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review 2014 as one of the 57 best overall patient rated hospitals in the United States.

Advanced Surgical Hospital was recognized by Becker Hospital Review 2014 as one of the best 67 hospitals in the United States for top nurse – patient communications.

Advanced Surgical Hospital was the 2013 Recipient of the Pittsburgh Business Times Best Places to Work Award

Advanced Surgical Hospital named the 2014 Physician Hospital of the Year by Physician Hospital Association

Advanced Surgical Hospital names Anne Hast CEO

Anne S. Hast Leads a Team of Spirited Professionals at Advanced Surgical Hospital