Medical Center of Trinity (Fla.) has been named a recipient of the Womens Choice Award as one of Americas best hospitals in emergency care. The award honors the nations best healthcare institutions and signifies Medical Center of Trinitys commitment and passion for creating an extraordinary healthcare experience, according to a news release.
We believe that women who are aware of this award will value it with not only their praise, but also their patronage, Medical Center of Trinity CEO Leigh Massengill said in the release. Congratulations to our emergency care center and everyone who helped to make this possible.
Each year, there are more than 125 million emergency room visits in the U.S., with about one fifth of them being children under the age of 15, according to the release.
The award is based on robust criteria that consider patient satisfaction, clinical excellence and what women really want when it comes to treatment and a quality hospital experience, Delia Passi, CEO & founder of WomenCertified, home of the Womens Choice Award, said in the release. Medical Center of Trinity not only performed well clinically with regard to emergency care measures, but they also have a high recommendation rating, which is very important to women when it comes to health related decisions.
The Womens Choice Award measures against the needs and preferences of women. Of the seven core measures reported by emergency departments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, women rate door to diagnostic time or door to doctor as the most important criterion when selecting an ED.