Hawkins County Memorial among nation's best for medical care

CareChex Top 10 Percent Overall Medical CareHawkins County Memorial Hospital has been ranked by CareChex among the top 10 percent of hospitals nationally for overall medical care and patient satisfaction.

Hawkins County Memorial has taken several steps in recent years to position the hospital for even more successful patient care. One of those measures includes the adoption of computerized provider order entry that essentially eliminated handwritten documentation. The hospital also revamped facilities that improved access, bolstered the spiritual needs of patients and family members and created a more encompassing healing environment. 

CareChex, a well-respected national quality rating service and division of The Delta Group, is the country's largest privately held healthcare information service company. CareChex provides clinical, financial and patient satisfaction data to consumers and providers of medical care through a composite evaluation of all aspects of medical quality.

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