Tahoe Forest Health System is pleased to announce it has been named a 2021 Guardian of Excellence AwardÂ® winner by Press Ganey, the national leader in healthcare consumer and workforce engagement. Press Ganey recognizes Tahoe Forest Health System as a top-performing healthcare organization achieving the 95th percentile or above for performance in patient experience.
The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence AwardÂ® is a preeminent, competitive achievement for leading healthcare organizations. Presented annually, the award applauds hospitals and health systems that consistently sustained performance in the top 5% of all Press Ganey clients.
Tahoe Forest Health System specially recognizes the Emergency Departments of Tahoe Forest Hospital and Incline Village Community Hospital, who have each reached the 95th percentile in Patient Experience contributing to the achievement of the award.
â€śPress Ganey is honored to recognize Tahoe Forest Health System as one of the nationâ€™s leaders in patient experience,â€ť said Patrick T. Ryan, chairman and chief executive officer, Press Ganey. â€śThis award reflects an unwavering commitment to earn the trust and loyalty of patients throughout unimaginable challenges. We are humbled by Tahoe Forest Health Systemâ€™s incredible efforts, and their ability to adapt to imperatives of COVID-19 on top of the increasing demand for consumerism in healthcare.â€ť
he Guardian of Excellence AwardÂ® achievement is an example of how Tahoe Forest Health System honors the community we serve by striving to provide high quality healthcare delivery every day,â€ť says Harry Weis, President and CEO of Tahoe Forest Health System. â€śIt demonstrates that our Truckee/North Lake Tahoe community can receive top-rated care close to home,â€ť he added.