Mercy earns its third straight Medicare 5-star rating for quality

(DURANGO, COLO.) In its Dec. 21, 2017, hospital quality ratings data release, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) one again recognized Mercy Regional Medical Center with a five-star rating for overall hospital quality. Mercy received a five-star rating in both of Medicare’s…

St. Catherine Hospital Becomes 2nd Kansas Hospital to Receive Prestigious International Award

(Albany, NY) Baby-Friendly USA, announces that St. Catherine Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility and only the second Kansas hospital to do so. …

Williams Honored With National Award

(GARDEN CITY, KS) Recently, Doug Williams, D. Med/D. Min, received the Dr. Richard C. Cabot, MD, award. The presentation, held in Jacksonville, FL, is awarded to only one recipient annually and recognizes “Excellence in Clinical Pastoral Education” (CPE). St. Catherine Hospital’s nationally…

St. Mary-Corwin Receives “A” Rating For Patient Safety

(PUEBLO, COLO.) The Leapfrog Group recently released the Fall 2017 Hospital Safety Grades report assigning A through F letter grades to over 2,600 hospitals in the U.S. St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center received an A rating, and is among just 832 hospitals in the entire nation to receive this top…

Mercy Hospice House Opens

(DURANGO, COLO.) Mercy Hospice House, a new residential hospice facility on the Mercy Regional Medical Center campus, opens for patient care on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. …

Centura Health Achieves Hitrust Csf Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

(CENTENNIAL, COLO.) Centura Health, the region’s health care leader, announced that its data center, core infrastructure and electronic health center have earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance for the third time. With the HITRUST CSF…

Banner Health and Centura Health Enter into Provider Network Agreement

(CENTENNIAL and GREELEY, COLO.) Banner Network Colorado (BNC) a fully owned Banner Health entity and Centura Health signed a participation agreement earlier this month to enter into a provider network agreement, enhancing health services and coverage along the Front Range. Effective Jan. 1, 2018,…

American Heart Association Recognizes Centura Health For Workplace Health Achievement

(CENTENNIAL, COLO.) The 2017 results of the American Heart Association Workplace Health Achievement Index were announced today and Centura Health achieved Gold level recognition for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace. Centura Health, powered by 21,000 caregivers…

Centura Health and Rawlins County Health Center Enter Into Management Agreement

(ATWOOD, KAN. and ENGLEWOOD, COLO.) Centura Health, the region’s health care leader, and Rawlins County Health Center, announced today that they have entered into a management agreement, effective Oct. 1. The management agreement leverages the strengths of both organizations to provide residents of…

Peter D. Banko Named Centura Health President and Chief Executive Officer

(CENTENNIAL, COLO.) Centura Health, the region’s health care leader, has named Peter D. Banko, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective Sept. 1. …