April 3, 2013

Cover Story

CEO of the Year

Utah’s business landscape is rich with professionals who have le...Read More

Featured Articles

Did you go Skiing this winter?

Around Utah


Martin Plaehn

Karen Sendelback

Legal Briefs
Social Media and Employers: Friends or Enemies?

Money Talk
The Case for HSAs

Economic Insight
Time to Show Up

Lessons Learned
Make a Move

In the Lab

Rent to Own

Business Trends
Back from the Dead

Executive Living
Artful Inspiration

A Breath of Fresh Air

Worst-Case Scenario

Regional Report
Northern Utah

Measure Up

Industry Outlook
Travel & Tourism



Rural Hospitals Honored for Quality

Press Release

April 3, 2013

Nine rural hospitals in Utah have been recognized for excellence in a survey performed by iVantage Health Analytics, which rates facilities on hospital market, operational, clinical, and financial outcomes. Based on the survey, Central Valley Medical Center in Nephi was singled out as one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the nation.

“In these challenging economic times and the ever-changing face of healthcare as a result of the Affordable Care Act, it’s reassuring to know that Utah’s rural residents have access to high quality healthcare,” said Don Wood, director of the Office of Primary Care and Rural Health in the Utah Department of Health.

Eight other Utah hospitals were listed as top quartile performers in the same study. These are the others:

  • Delta Community Medical Center in Delta was recognized as a top performer in the overall Hospital Strength Index (HSI).
  • Garfield Memorial Hospital was cited for excellence in outcomes.

The following hospitals were recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction:

  • Delta Community Medical Center
  • Fillmore Community Medical Center
  • Heber Valley Medical Center
  • Central Valley Medical Center in Nephi
  • Garfield Memorial Hospital in Panguitch

The following hospitals were recognized for excellence in efficiency:

  • Delta Community Medical Center
  • Gunnison Valley Hospital
  • Heber Valley Medical Center
  • Uintah Basin Medical Center in Roosevelt
  • Sevier Valley Medical Center in Richfield
  • Sanpete Valley Hospital in Mount Pleasant

The following were recognized for excellence in quality:

  • Sanpete Valley Hospital
  • Fillmore Community Medical Center
Utah Business Social
UB Events View All
Content Marketing BootcampUtah Business Event
Oct 28, 2014
Please join Utah Business Magazine and Adobe, along with our other sponsors: Boostability, Right ...
Sustainable Business Awards 2014Utah Business Event
Nov 13, 2014
Utah Business magazine along with presenting sponsor Big D Construction, is pleased to announce t...
Best Companies to Work For 2014Utah Business Event
Dec 11, 2014
Utah Business magazine along with our sponsors Diversified Insurance and Miller Motor Sports Park...
Community Events View All
St. George Book Festival - The Writer's Journey: One-Day Workshop
Oct 24, 2014
Come enjoy this one-day conference designed to give authors and aspiring authors the opportunity ...
Sandler Management Solutions
Oct 24, 2014
Who Should Attend? If you are an owner or manager, you know that your job is one of the most d...

info@utahbusiness.com  |  90 South 400 West, Ste 650 Salt Lake City, Utah 84101   |  (801) 568-0114

Advertise with Utah Business

Submit an Event

* indicates required information
* Event Name:
Price (general):
Website (if applicable):
Coordinator's Name:
Coordinator's Email:
Coordinator's Phone:
Venue Name:
Venue Address:
Venue City:
Venue Zip:
Event Capacity:
* Event Description: