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Our goal at Island Hospital is to achieve the highest possible quality of care and continue to improve our patient, staff and physician satisfaction. Island Hospital will always work toward our highest levels of performance quality and safety.
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Island Hospital has won numerous awards over the years for our high-quality of service and patient satisfaction. Below are some of our highlights.

2016 Honors & Awards
 
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 Island Hospital was No. 1 in the state for lowest readmission rates in 2015.
 
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Island is one of only 10 WA hospitals ranked a 4-Star Hospital by Medicare, based on patients’ survey responses. 
 
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According to an article in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (PI), Island Hospital ranked 5th in WA for earning high scores for quality from Medicare patients who received care in 2015. In the survey, 78% of Island's patients scored their care a 9 or 10. 
 
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Island Hospital's Psychiatry & Behavioral Health program received national honors as one of 10 programs to be awarded $10,000 by Jackson Healthcare for impacting underserved communities. 
 
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The Psychiatry & Behavioral Health program at Island Hospital was recognized for community impact and innovation by Intalere (formerly Amerinet). 
     
     2015 Honors & Awards
 
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Island Hospital Home Health has for the third time been honored with the HomeCare Elite designation bestowed on the top 25% of home-health agencies in the U.S.
 
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Island Hospital was recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health for overall excellence in Patient Perspectives. 
 
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Island Hospital Chief Executive Officer Vince Oliver is the 2015 winner of the American Hospital Association's Shirley Ann Munroe Leadership Award
 
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Consumer Reports magazine ranks Island Hospital among the top ten of all Washington hospitals according to a survey that measured adverse effects suffered by surgical patients during hospital stays. 
 
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Island Hospital ranked 3rd in WA for earning high scores for quality from Medicare patients who received care in 2013, according to an article in the Seattle Post Intelligencer. 
 
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iVantage Health Analytics has named Island Hospital one of the nation's HEALTHSTRONG Hospitals. 
     
2014 Honors & Awards
 
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Based on results from iVantage Health Analysis Strength Index, Island Hospital was named one of the top 547 hospitals nationally
 
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Island Hospital received the Washington State Hospital Association's Community Health Leadership Award for its innovative approach to delivering mental health services to students in a rural setting. 
 
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Island Hospital was one of only 10 Washington hospital, and 447 in the U.S., to be honored with an Outstanding Patient Experience Award by Healthgrades
 
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According to NerdWallet.com, Island Hospital is Washington's top hospital in patient satisfaction and third in the state for affordability. 
     
 2013 Honors & Awards
 
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Consumer Reports ranked Island Hospital in the top ten of all Washington hospitals in their surgical-rating survey.  
 
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Island Hospital Home Health received the HomeCare Elite designation based on patient-care performance measures. 
 
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The Nursing Department of Island Hospital earned a Best Performance for Sustained Excellence Award from CALNOC, the Collaborative Alliance for Nursing Outcomes. 
 
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Island Hospital received Healthgrades 5-star rating for Outstanding Patient Experience. 

     
2012 Honors & Awards 
 
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Island Hospital Home Health received the HomeCare Elite designation based on patient-care performance measures.
   
2009 Honors & Awards 
 
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Consumer Reports recognized Island Hospital for high HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) scores, specifically on the issue of communication. 
     
2007 Honors & Awards 
 
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Merle Cancer Care Center received six areas of Outstanding Achievement by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. 
 
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Island Hospital received Most Improved in patient satisfaction by Health Stream Research.

 
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The Laboratory and Home Health at Island Hospital received the Gold Seal by JCAHO.

 
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Island Hospital received the Qualis Award for Quality Improvement. 

     
2005 Honors & Awards 
 
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Island Hospital was ranked in the 100 Top Hospitals in the U.S. by Solucient. 

     
2004 Honors & Awards 
 
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Island Hospital received the Qualis Award for the Chaplain Program.