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2014-09-15 12:24:43

Online Physician Reviews Support Patient Engagement and Performance Improvement BOSTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a report released today, Press Ganey details how transparency of patient experience data drives improved provider performance and enables more patient-centered care. The Performance Insights report, "Transparency Strategies: Online Physician Reviews for Improving Care and Reducing Suffering," profiles three innovative health systems that implemented their own...

2014-09-08 12:28:09

BOSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey Associates, Inc. announced today that Dr. James Merlino will join Press Ganey as president and chief medical officer of the strategic consulting division. Dr. Merlino, an accomplished surgeon and industry leader in improving the patient experience, comes to Press Ganey from Cleveland Clinic health system where he serves as chief experience officer and associate chief of staff. He is also a practicing surgeon, and the founder and...

2014-08-05 12:31:19

Partnership Provides Consistent Patient Experience Measurement Platform Across Facilities on Three Continents BOSTON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mediclinic International, a private hospital group providing acute care and specialist-oriented multidisciplinary hospital services in South Africa, Namibia, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), signed a multi-year agreement with Press Ganey to better understand and improve the patient experience across the organization's 69...

2014-06-25 12:25:45

BOSTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mount Sinai Health System, an integrated health system comprising the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and seven hospital campuses, has expanded its partnership with Press Ganey to capture deeper patient data through census-based surveying(TM). Mount Sinai is one of the largest health systems in the New York metropolitan area, and the ability to segment at the department, service and unit level will enable the system to better pinpoint...

2014-06-10 12:30:21

Advances Press Ganey's Commitment to Quality Improvement on Nursing-Sensitive Measures BOSTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey today announced the acquisition of the National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI(®)), the leading quality improvement and nurse engagement tool developed by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and managed by The University of Kansas School of Nursing. The acquisition strengthens Press Ganey's ability to empower nurses and nursing...

2014-06-04 12:25:06

Thought Leaders Outline Team-Based Approach to Patient-Centered Care BOSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Thomas H. Lee, Press Ganey chief medical officer, and Dr. Toby Cosgrove, Cleveland Clinic CEO, have published an article in the June issue of Harvard Business Review. The article, "Engaging Doctors in the Health Care Revolution," provides strategies to engage physicians in redesigning care delivery to be more patient-centered. As health care leaders and practicing...

2014-06-02 12:28:47

BOSTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey, the leading patient experience improvement firm, today announced that President Bill Clinton will deliver a keynote address at the company's 2014 National Client Conference in November. The annual event provides a forum for more than 2,000 health care professionals from across the continuum of care to learn, collaborate and discuss innovations to improve the patient experience. "President Clinton is one of the nation's foremost...

2014-05-19 12:25:40

Presents Framework to Understand and Address Patient Suffering to Improve the Patient Experience BOSTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a report released today, Press Ganey presents a framework to deconstruct and address patient suffering as part of the mission to achieve patient-centered care. The 2014 Strategic Insights report, Reducing Suffering: The Path to Patient-Centered Care, outlines an approach to both understand and address sources of avoidable suffering across the patient...

2014-04-28 12:31:10

Acquisition of Patient-Reported Outcomes Company Expands Ability to Capture Patient Insights BOSTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey, the leading patient experience improvement firm, today announced the acquisition of Dynamic Clinical Systems (DCS), a patient-reported outcomes (PRO) services and solutions provider. The acquisition expands Press Ganey's Patient Voice(TM) portfolio for health care organizations with the ability to collect, measure and analyze...

2014-04-16 23:11:44

Award acknowledges Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center for maintaining 99% patient satisfaction. Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center was recently named a Guardian of Excellence Award winner for 2013 by Press Ganey Associates Inc. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing healthcare providers that consistently achieved the 95th percentile or above for patient satisfaction based on data collected from May 2012 to...


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