Wed. Jun 19th, 2024
Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin receives high ratings for patient safety and experience

Mayo Clinic Health System has recently been recognized for its exceptional patient care by Healthgrades, a leading healthcare consumer resource. Out of over 830 hospitals evaluated by Healthgrades, only 79 achieved both the 2024 Patient Safety and Patient Experience Awards. Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato, Minnesota, was one of these distinguished facilities, further solidifying its reputation for providing top-notch patient care.

In addition to the Patient Safety and Patient Experience Awards, Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin and Albert Lea, Minnesota, earned the 2024 Patient Safety Excellence Award. This recognition places these hospitals in the top 10% nationally based on an analysis of 13 patient safety indicators using MedPAR data. This highlights Mayo Clinic Health System’s commitment to maintaining high standards of patient safety.

Furthermore, Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse and Eau Claire, Wisconsin, received the 2024 Outstanding Patient Experience Award. This award recognizes healthcare facilities that excel in providing clear and compassionate communication with patients and their families. It reflects the quality of interactions between healthcare providers and patients, as well as the hospital’s ability to understand and meet patient needs throughout their care journey.

Prathibha Varkey, M.B.B.S., president of Mayo Clinic Health System, expressed gratitude for the recognition and emphasized the dedication of the staff to continually improving healthcare services for the community. “We are proud to be recognized for our efforts to deliver exceptional care to our patients while staying true to the Mayo Clinic’s commitment to excellence,” said Varkey. “Our staff works tirelessly every day to provide compassionate care that meets the unique needs of each patient.”

By Aiden Nguyen

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