November 02, 2018
Appendectomy and Critical Care recognized by Healthgrades for exceptional clinical outcomes
PLANO, Texas – Medical City Plano is 5-star rated for Appendectomy and Critical Care outcomes according to a study released by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
"We are committed to the care and improvement of human life in every action, every patient, every time," said Charles Gressle, CEO of Medical City Plano. "These 5-star ratings further exemplify our excellence always commitment to patients who turn to us for their medical care."
The achievements are part of new findings and data featured in the Healthgrades 2019 Report to the Nation. The new report demonstrates how clinical performance continues to differ dramatically between hospitals regionally and nationally. Every year,Healthgrades evaluates 32 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions at almost 4,500 facilities nationwide. A 5-star rating indicates that Medical City Plano's clinical outcomes are statistically significantly better than expected when treating the condition or performing the evaluated procedure.
"Clinical quality varies significantly between hospitals, so it's important for consumers to use information about outcomes to assess where to receive care," said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer at Healthgrades. This 5-star rating for Appendectomy and Critical Care outcomes showcases the expertise and commitment of Medical City Plano to its patients.