February 06, 2014
CareChex®, a division of Comparion Medical Analytics, has named Rapides Regional Medical Center as one of the top five healthcare facilities in Louisiana in five specialties: Trauma Care, Hip Fracture Repair, Cardiac Surgery (Major), Coronary Bypass Surgery and Gall Bladder Removal.
In Trauma Care, Rapides Regional Medical Center ranked second in Louisiana. RRMC also ranked second in Hip Fracture Repair. Rapides ranked third in Cardiac Surgery (Major) and third in Coronary Bypass Surgery. RRMC was fifth in Gall Bladder Removal.
CareChex provides a composite evaluation of all components of medical quality, including process of care, outcomes of care and patient satisfaction. It also uses clinical data from the Hospital Quality Alliance and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.