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Awards

Best Places to Work

Modern Healthcare named Jamestown Regional Medical Center one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2017. JRMC was the only organization in North Dakota and South Dakota to receive the award in 2017. This program recognizes the top workplaces in healthcare that go above and beyond to support their staff, empowering them to provide patients and other customers with the best possible care, products and services. Modern Healthcare selects 150 recipients from healthcare organizations across the country. The program is open to all healthcare organizations and companies in all sectors of the industry with a minimum of 25 full-time employees.

Top 100 Hospital in 2016

Jamestown Regional Medical Center (JRMC) was named one of iVantage Health Analytics’ Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the United States. JRMC scored in the top 100 of Critical Access Hospitals on iVantage’s Hospital Strength INDEX®. The INDEX is the industry’s most comprehensive rating of rural and Critical Access Hospitals. The results recognize that the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals provide a safety net to communities across rural America – measuring them across more than 70 different performance metrics, including quality, outcomes, patient perspective, affordability, population risk and efficiency.

October 2015 YPJ Business of the Month 

Jamestown Regional Medical Center was honored with the Business of the Month by the Young Professionals of Jamestown for October. The purpose of the Business of the Month award is to recognize a business that employs local professionals of all ages, provides superior customer service, exhibits community spirit and provides a positive economic impact to the community. These nominations will serve as candidates for the Business of the Year award. Only one business is selected each month.

2015 Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures

JRMC was awarded as a 2015 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures. The hospital is one of only 1,043 hospitals in the United States to achieve this distinction based on excellence in accountability measure performance.

2015 iVantage HEALTHSTRONG™ Top Hospital

JRMC achieved HEALTHSTRONG status based on the 2015 Hospital Strength INDEX. Leveraging data from public data sources, the INDEX compares more than 4,300 hospitals across a continuum of financial, value-based and market-driven performance indicators. Those facilities with an overall score in the top tier of performance earn the HEALTHSTRONG designation. JRMC is one of 572 hospitals performing at this highest level.

2014 Gold Award for Outstanding Commitment to Partnership for Patients

The VHA offered special recognition and thanks to Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) hospitals who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to the Partnership for Patients (PfP) by reporting data at the highest level across the Areas of Focus. JRMC was recognized for providing outcomes in all Areas of Focus for which services are provided at a Critical Access Hospital. JRMC was also recognized as a VHA HEN Top Performer.

2014 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2014 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management. JRMC Home Health is the only agency in the state that has received this acknowledgement for eight consecutive years.

 

2014 Web Health Merit Award

JRMC was selected as a winner in the 16th annual Web Health Awards program. This competition – held twice each year: Winter/Spring and Summer/Fall – recognizes the nation’s best digital health resources. JRMC’s TheCore Employee Portal received a Merit Award in the intranet category.

 

2014 iVantage HEALTHSTRONG™ Top 100 Critical Access Hospital

JRMC was named one of iVantage HEALTHSTRONG Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the United States. JRMC scored in the top 100 of Critical Access Hospitals on the iVantage Hospital Strength INDEX™. The INDEX is the industry’s most comprehensive rating of US acute care hospitals, and the only one to include the country’s 1,300 CAHs. The results recognize that the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals provide a safety net to communities across rural America – measuring them across 66 different performance metrics, including quality, outcomes, patient perspective, affordability, population risk and efficiency.

 

2014 Intranet Connection Award

JRMC’s internal portal, TheCore, was selected as the winner of the first annual HospitalPortal.Net Intranet Connection Award. This award is voted on by HospitalPortal clients.

 

2013 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2013 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management. JRMC Home Health is one of the two home health agencies in the state to receive this recognition. It is the only agency in the state that has received this acknowledgement for seven consecutive years.

 

2013 The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval 

By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety, Jamestown Regional Medical Center, originally Jamestown Hospital, has earned the Gold Seal of Approval™. JRMC has received accreditation from The Joint Commission since 1952 when Jamestown Hospital received its initial accreditation. The medical center has been accredited for 61 consecutive years, 1952-2013.

 

2013 VHA Hospital Engagement Network Improvement Leadership Award

JRMC was among 40 healthcare organizations nationwide to receive a 2013 Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence from VHA Inc., a network of more than 1,350 not-for-profit health care organizations.  Of the 40 award winners, JRMC and nine others were recognized in the category of Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) Improvement Leadership. Winners in this category showed substantial improvement on their baseline performance measures in at least one of 10 patient safety areas of focus. The JRMC team was recognized for improvements in the care of heart failure patients, timeliness of report submission and decrease in re-admissions.

 

2013 VHA Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence

The VHA Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence recognized JRMC for achieving national performance standards for clinical quality, safety and patient experience. JRMC was one of 40 VHA member hospitals to receive a Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence.

 

2012 Chamber of Commerce Spot of Beauty: Landscaping Award

The Jamestown Chamber of Commerce City Beautification Committee meets on a monthly basis with a dedicated group of volunteers that works to encourage community support for city beautification efforts, promoting landscaping of public and private properties. This committee presented JRMC with a landscaping award in recognition of the beautiful flowers and landscaping on the campus.

 

2012 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2012 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management. JRMC Home Health is one of the two home health agencies in the state to receive this recognition. It is the only agency in the state that has received this acknowledgement for six consecutive years.

 

2011 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2011 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management.

 

2010 Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital

JRMC was an award winner as one of the Top 100 hospitals in the country. JRMC was one of 20 hospitals in the “small community hospitals” category to receive the award. Thomson Reuters maintains a massive healthcare data warehouse that assists hospitals in identifying cost drivers, managing vendors, improving wellness and increasing productivity. In determining the roster of winners, the Thomson Reuters study measures performance in nine areas: Mortality, medical complications, patient safety, average length of stay, expenses, profitability, cash-to-debt ratio, patient satisfaction and adherence to standards of care.

 

2010 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2010 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management.

 

2009 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2009 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management.

 

2008 HomeCare Elite Top Agency

JRMC Home Health has been named to the 2008 HomeCare Elite list. This list is a compilation of the most successful home care providers in the United States. HomeCare Elite names the top 25 percent of home health agencies based on the performance measures of quality of care, quality improvement, patient experience, process measure implementation and financial management.

 

2008 North Dakota Healthcare Review, Inc. Quality Award

JRMC received a healthcare quality award for their overall performance on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services quality measures. Healthcare quality awards were given in conjunction with NDHCRI’s Health Care Quality Improvement Program. The awards were based on the hospital’s performance and degree of improvement on the quality measures for the treatment of acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care. North Dakota Healthcare Review, Inc., is a private, non-profit organization that holds a contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to serve as North Dakota’s Quality Improvement Organization (QIO).

 

2008 VHA Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence

VHA Inc., a national healthcare alliance, has given Jamestown Regional Medical Center a 2008 VHA Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence, honoring the hospital for meeting or exceeding national performance standards for clinical care in specific areas from the third quarter of 2006 to the second quarter of 2007.  JRMC won the award for its efforts in: Treatment for Congestive Heart Failure.

 

 

1994 Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital

JRMC was an award winner as one of the Top 100 hospitals in the country. JRMC was one of 20 hospitals in the “small community hospitals” category to receive the award. Thomson Reuters maintains a massive healthcare data warehouse that assists hospitals in identifying cost drivers, managing vendors, improving wellness and increasing productivity. In determining the roster of winners, the Thomson Reuters study measures performance in nine areas: Mortality, medical complications, patient safety, average length of stay, expenses, profitability, cash-to-debt ratio, patient satisfaction and adherence to standards of care.