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Posts Tagged with ‘Rankings’

  • CMS Hospital Ratings Don’t Tell the Whole Story

    August 15, 2016

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its first hospital star ratings recently. It’s the federal government’s attempt with the mountains of hospital data they collect to create a single rating that helps health care consumers. Floyd earned three stars–certainly respectable, but we would never advise someone to focus on a single rating when making an important health care decision. Read More

  • Bonds: Things Are Going Well at Floyd – Part 2 in a Series

    March 15, 2016

    Early this month, analysts from Fitch, Moody’s, and Standard and Poor’s came to Floyd Medical Center to see for themselves how Floyd is doing so they could then tell potential investors about our bonds. They met with senior management to evaluate our financial structure, financial performance and projections, our position in the market, our quality achievement and our strategies. The analysts were impressed… Read More

  • We’re Always Looking Up

    June 8, 2015

    I am pleased to say that Floyd has recently received numerous awards and recognition. We once again received the highest award, Gold Plus, from the American Heart Association for stroke care. Another organization, Verras, named Floyd as one of Georgia’s 10 “Best Value Hospitals” for 2014. Read More

  • It’s More About Homework Than Report Cards

    July 17, 2014

    Earlier this week U.S. News and World Report released their annual list of top hospitals. Floyd ranked well in this report, as the 15th best hospital in Georgia and a Top Performing hospital in orthopedics. Read More

  • Caution: Quality Report Cards Don’t Always Make the Grade

    May 15, 2014

    Who remembers who won the Super Bowl two years ago?  How about the World Series?  Unless they are told most people wouldn’t know. Most sports fans want to know how their teams are doing right now. A recent Atlanta Journal Read More