Beebe Medical Center announced Thursday that it has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinic Excellence from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
This recognition places Beebe Medical among the top five percent of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide for clinical performance.
Beebe Med has also received additional recognition for its quality programs and its efforts to bring evidence-based medicine to the community. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has recognized Beebe in its "Hospital Value Based Purchasing" rating system. Beebe has received a 73.3 rating, which put it 32 percent higher than the national average and 53 percent higher than the Delaware hospital average. For more information, visit beebemed.org. or healthgrades.com.