(11/20/13) Black River Memorial Hospital (BRMH) was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission.
As a Top Performer, BRMH is among 1,099 hospitals being recognized this year. This represents the top 33 percent of all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals.
BRMH was recognized for its achievement in pneumonia care and surgical care. The achievement demonstrates BRMH's commitment to delivering evidence-based interventions in the right way and at the right time because it's the right thing to do for patients.
Black River Memorial has many specialties, including orthopedic surgery, pain management, general surgery, gynecology, podiatry, urology, ear, nose and throat surgery, imaging services, and emergency care.
VP of Patient Care Services, Melissa Bergerson, stated, "We use evidence-based procedures throughout Black River Memorial in order to provide excellent care for our patients. This recognition validates the work of our incredible staff for every patient, every day, every moment."