Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center was named one of the Top 100
Critical Access Hospitals in the United States in 2017 by iVantage Health
Analytics and The Chartis Center for Rural Health.
HRRMC scored in the top 100 of Critical Access Hospitals on iVantage Health
Analytics’ Hospital Strength INDEX®. The INDEX is the industry’s most comprehensive rating of rural
providers. It provides the basis for many of rural healthcare’s
most prominent awards, advocacy efforts and legislative initiatives.
“I am proud to be part of a hospital that strives to provide the
highest level of care and service,” said hospital CEO Bob Morasko.
“As HRRMC continues to grow, we look forward to offering our community
the best in rural healthcare in the future.”
The hospitals named to the Top 100 list are top performers in managing
risk, achieving higher quality, securing better outcomes, increasing patient
satisfaction and operating at a lower cost than their peers. HRRMC was
one of only three Critical Access Hospitals in Colorado named to the list.
“It’s more important than ever that rural hospitals proactively
understand and address performance in the areas of cost, quality, outcomes
and patient perspective. iVantage’s INDEX was designed to serve
as this industry model,” said Michael Topchik, national leader of
the Chartis Center for Rural Health. “Across the spectrum of performance
indicators, there are rural providers that are writing the blueprint for
success as they transition to value-based healthcare. Our analysis shows
that this group of top performers exhibits a focused concern for their
For more information about the services at Heart of the Rockies Regional
Medical Center, visit hrrmc.com.
About the Chartis Group and iVantage Health Analytics
The Chartis Group (Chartis) is a national advisory services firm dedicated
to the healthcare industry. Chartis provides strategic planning, value-based
care, advanced performance, informatics and technology- consulting services
as well as leading-edge decision support tools to the country’s
leading healthcare providers. The Chartis Center for Rural Health (CCRH)
was formed in 2016 to offer tailored services, performance management
solutions, research and education to rural hospitals and facilities. Learn
more at Chartisrural.com.
iVantage Health Analytics is a subsidiary of The Chartis Group and a leading
provider of healthcare analytic and performance management analytic tools.
Health system and hospital leadership teams across the country rely on
the company’s software and services to deliver customized insights
on clinical and financial performance, strategic planning, market assessment
and payment optimization. iVantage’s analytics are the basis of
continuing thought leadership and insight in the areas of healthcare policy
and research. Learn more at iVantageHealth.com.