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HRRMC recognized as Top 100 Critical Access Hospital

Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center was named one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States in 2019 by The National Rural Health Association’s Rural Health Policy Institute 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 hospital performance in the United States. It provides the basis for many of rural healthcare’s most prominent awards, advocacy efforts and legislative initiatives.

“We are pleased as one of only two hospitals in Colorado to be recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital in the United States,” said hospital CEO Bob Morasko.

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.

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About the National Rural Health Association, The Chartis Group and iVantage Health Analytics

The National Rural Health Association is a national nonprofit membership organization that provides leadership on rural health issues through advocacy, communications, education and research.

The Chartis Group (Chartis) is a national advisory and analytics services firm dedicated to the healthcare industry. Chartis provides strategic planning, performance excellence, informatics and technology and health analytics to the country’s leading healthcare providers. The Chartis Center for Rural Health offers advisory services and tools built to advance rural strategy and performance in key areas.

iVantage Health Analytics is a subsidiary of The Chartis Group and a leading provider of healthcare analytics and performance management solutions.