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Quality

Our goal is to provide you and your family with exceptional care.

We do this by offering advanced treatment options, innovative technology, outstanding facilities, and a team of medical professionals who are dedicated to the highest standards of medicine.

Recognition and Accomplishments

  • 4-Star Rating for Hospital Quality and Patient Experience.
  • Leapfrog Grade "A" Safety Rating for eight straight rating periods.
  • Top 100 Rural Hospital Designation

Projects for Continuous Improvement

  • We have developed a process to identify patients with a diagnosis of Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) to help ensure a successful transition to community living.
  • We have implemented a national best practice which includes free medication for patients with a diagnosis of COPD to prevent exacerbations resulting in difficulty breathing and additional hospitalizations.
  • We provide one-on-one patient and family education along with binders to help manage follow-up appointments, medications, instructions, and information and managing diagnoses of Congestive Heart Failure (CHF), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Pneumonia in the community setting.
  • Our Population Health Program program offers Annual Wellness Visits aimed at addressing key strategies to keep our Medicare patients healthy.

Participation in Community Wellness

  • We support the Healthy Community Initiative by participating on the Healthy Lifestyles, Suicide Prevention and Substance Abuse/Mental Health teams.

Quality Compare Links

Below are links to access updated quality information about KDH and other hospitals throughout the country - available through national and governmental resources.

Comparing Hospitals

Comparing Home Health Agencies

Compare Nursing Homes

Additional Quality-Related Web Sites

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