December 2012

National Research Corp. Names Top Hospitals


Four CHI organizations received the 2012/2013 Consumer’s Choice Award from the National Research Corporation (NRC). Memorial Hospital, Chattanooga, TN; Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA; Penrose-St. Francis Health Services, Colorado Springs, CO; and St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, were chosen by consumers as having the highest quality and image in their markets. The winners are determined by consumer perceptions on multiple quality and image ratings collected by the NRC’s Ticker survey, the largest online health care survey in the U.S.