Black Hills Surgical Hospital Awarded Accreditation by the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality
Jun 28, 2019 10:40AM
● By MED Editor
Black Hills Surgical Hospital (BHSH) has been awarded full accreditation by the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ).
Black Hills Surgical Hospital underwent a rigorous unannounced on-site survey in June. A team of CIHQ expert surveyors evaluated BHSH for compliance to standards specifically designed to assure that hospitals provide safe quality care to the communities they serve.
“We are proud to award accreditation to Black Hills Surgical Hospital” states Richard Curtis, Chief Executive Officer of CIHQ. “Our accreditation program is comprehensive and thorough. It is not an easy process, and organizations must demonstrate a strong commitment to quality patient care.”
“To be awarded accreditation by CIHQ is a great achievement and a testament to the dedication and experience of our exceptional staff and physicians” said Jack Kaup, Chief Executive Officer of BHSH. “This high-level of accreditation exemplifies the commitment we have to providing safe, high-quality care and exceptional service to our guests.”
BHSH was also recently recognized among the top two percent of hospitals nationwide (out of nearly five-thousand) for outstanding patient safety and patient experience byHealthgrades.