GULFPORT, MS - For the eighth year in a row, Memorial Hospital is being recognized nationally as being one of the top healthcare facilities in the nation.
The hospital has been honored with the Consumer Choice Award. It's given to those whose healthcare consumers have rated it as having the best quality and image nationally. Memorial was selected as having the highest quality, best image, best doctor and best nurses.
"We are proud to be ranked among the nation's most reputable hospitals and most appreciate being recognized for the quality of care we provide. Our physicians, nurses, and other clinical staff work together, each and every day, to meet the healthcare needs of the residents of the Gulf Coast," said Gary Marchand, MPH, President/CEO, Memorial Hospital at Gulfport.
Winners are determined by consumer ratings. Those hospitals are then analyzed abd ranked based on their Core Based Statistical Areas.
That's not the only recognition Memorial has received this year. The hospital facility was also ranked as best hospital in the Coastal Region of Mississippi for 2014-15.