McLeod Health Hospitals Recognized for Excellence in Healthcare


McLeod Health Darlington received five awards from PRC including a Top Performer HCAHPS Award for “Communication with Doctors.”

McLeod Health hospitals have been recognized for providing excellence in healthcare by national healthcare research leader Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (PRC). The awards were presented during PRC’s 2017 Excellence in Healthcare Conference.

McLeod Health Darlington received a Top Performer HCAHPS Award for “Communication with Doctors.” This ranks the medical center at or above the 100th percentile which equates to one of the highest scoring hospitals in the nation for this domain. The hospital also received four 5-Star HCAHPS Awards for being in the top ten percent in the nation for “Overall Rating,” “Care Transition,” “Communication with Nurses,” and “Communications about Medications.”

Other honors received by McLeod Health hospitals include:
McLeod Health Cheraw
5-Star HCAHPS Award for “Communication about Medications”

McLeod Loris
– Gold Achievement Award for Discharge Deep Dive on Understanding Symptoms to Monitor
– Silver Achievement Award for Emergency Department Service Excellence Standards Deep Dive

McLeod Regional Medical Center
Platinum Achievement Award for Inpatient Medical/Surgical Services project: “From Reds to Riches: Clean Work Makes the Dream Work”

These awards recognize organizations and individuals who achieve excellence throughout the year by improving patient experiences, healthcare employee engagement and/or physician alignment and engagement based on surveys of their patients.