On the heels of new hospital quality indicators released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), two local media outlets recently reported on Emergency Department wait times -- one of several metrics that CMS publishes on Medicare's Hospital Compare website.
North Memorial was recently designated as a Blue Distinction Center+ by Blue Cross and Blue Shield. The designation recognizes hospitals for their expertise in quality and cost efficiency in delivering specialty care.
ROBBINSDALE, MN – (February 19, 2013) – North Memorial Health Care announced today that its superior clinical quality has placed North Memorial Medical Center among an elite group of U.S. hospitals: HealthGrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals.
North Memorial has once again been recognized by Healthgrades for outstanding achievement in various areas. In the most recent report, North Memorial was ranked #1 in Minnesota for Treatment of Stroke and Critical Care and #1 in the region for Overall Cardiac Services.
Patients living in the northwest metro will have an additional option for cardiology and vascular care.