Arkansas Surgical Hospital Named Physician Hospital of the Year
Monday, November 26, 2018 3:00 pm
Little Rock -- Arkansas Surgical Hospital (ASH) has received the coveted Physician Hospital of the Year award for 2018. Each year, Physician Hospitals of America (PHA) recognizes one physician-owned hospital or clinic that exemplifies high quality, community service and leadership.
Physician-owned hospitals are centers of excellence, providing the highest quality of healthcare while giving back to their local community said PHA President John W. Dietz, Jr., MD.
As an example, Dr. Dietz cites that ASH was one of only 19 hospitals in the United States last year to receive "double five-star" status from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, obtaining the highest rankings for both overall quality and patient satisfaction.
To be named Hospital of the Year, ASH had to meet the following criteria: