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Forrest General Named 2013 HealthStrong Top 100 Hospital
Forrest General has been named one of the iVantage Health Analytics® 2013 HealthStrong™ Top 100 Hospitals in the country.

“Forrest General is proud of the efforts of its physicians and staff who have contributed to our hospital achieving this designation,” said Evan Dillard, president and ceo of Forrest Health.

The 2013 HealthStrong™ Top 100 Hospitals, including Forrest General, scored best hospitals on the iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength Index™. The Hospital Strength Index is the industry’s most comprehensive rating of hospitals and the results recognize the Top 100 hospitals – measuring them across 56 different performance metrics, including quality, outcomes, patient perspective, affordability and efficiency.
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“iVantage seeks to help hospitals achieve their mission by conducting this type of research,” said John Morrow, executive vice president of iVantage Health Analytics, Inc. “The Index and analyses reveal that geographic variation, population health and superior performance are interrelated, and that they can result in lower cost, better outcomes and healthier communities nationwide.”

“Being named a Top 100 Hospital reflects the work done every day by our staff and our physicians to create outstanding quality and safety, efficient services and loyal satisfied patients,” said Angela Huggins, chief quality officer at Forrest General.

Forrest General is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare, Inc.

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