Affiliate hospital, EvergreenHealth Monroe, also receives state’s prestigious patient safety award
EvergreenHealth Medical Center last week received the Washington State Hospital Association’s (WSHA) 2016 Achieving Best Care Award for the health system’s achievements in a broad variety of patient safety measures. WSHA also recognized EvergreenHealth Monroe hospital for its patient safety efforts, making the EvergreenHealth affiliates two of just 11 award recipients statewide.
“On behalf of all the exemplary employees and providers who care for patients across the EvergreenHealth system, we are honored to be recognized by WSHA as a leader in our state for our commitment to absolute patient safety,” said Robert Malte, CEO of EvergreenHealth. “We’re also very proud that our sister facility, EvergreenHealth Monroe, was recognized among the state’s top performers as well – demonstrating our system’s dedication to efforts that enhance patients’ safety.”