AMARILLO -- This week, Baptist St. Anthonys Health System (BSA) was named one of the nations 100 Top Hospitals by Thomson Reuters.
The study evaluates performance in 10 areas: mortality; medical complications; patient safety; average patient stay; expenses; profitability; patient satisfaction; adherence to clinical standards of care; post-discharge mortality; and readmission rates for acute myocardial infarction (heart attack), heart failure, and pneumonia.
This is the first time that BSA has been recognized has been recognized with this honor.
Bob Williams, President and CEO, said, "Congratulations to everyone who works at BSA. Our physicians and our employees work as a team. They are the reason for these awards. They make these awards and recognitions happen when they provide quality healthcare in Christian love, service and dignity to every patient, every day. I am proud to be a member of the BSA Team and I am proud of BSA."