Littleton Regional Healthcare Receives National Recognition for Performance Leadership in Patient Outcomes.
December 12, 2017
Littleton, NH - On National Rural Health Day, Littleton Regional Healthcare announced it has been recognized by The Chartis Center for Rural Health/iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Outcomes and Patient Perspectives reflecting top quartile performance among all rural hospitals in the nation.
Robert Nutter, President at LRH is pleased to make this announcement. Nutter states, "The commitment of everyone at LRH to provide patient centered care is outstanding. No matter what role staff play, they are steadfast in making LRH the hospital of choice in Northern New Hampshire. I am proud to be a part of this team and the community."
The rankings are determined each year using iVantage Health Analytics' Hospital Strength INDEX®, the industry's most comprehensive and objective assessment of rural hospital performance. In partnership with NOSORH, iVantage Health Analytics has developed a data-driven program designed to identify excellence across a broad spectrum of indicators relevant to hospital performance and patient care. The Hospital Strength INDEX captures performance metrics for all rural and Critical Access Hospitals. Leveraging data from public data sources, INDEX aggregates data from more than 50 individual metrics into three major categories and eight pillars to derive a single strength overall rating for each facility.