Ivinson Memorial Hospital recognized for outstanding extended care

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Laramie, Wyo. - Ivinson Memorial Hospital has been awarded an award for providing outstanding extended care.

The hospital’s Extended Care Unit was one of ten Wyoming nursing homes to meet the qualifications of the Recognition of Quality Excellence Award.

The award, presented by Mountain-Pacific Quality Health, recognizes nursing homes for outstanding performance in effectively using quality assurance performance improvement methodologies to improve care practices.

Awardees are required to be in good standing with Wyoming’s regulatory agency for licensing and certification, the Office of Healthcare Licensing and Survey, and must demonstrate quality improvement successes. This award, presented during the Wyoming Quality Health Care Conference, also recognized Ivinson Memorial Hospital Extended Care Unit for strong leadership support for providing quality care.

IMH Extended Care Unit Director, Chris Hogan said “We have great staff. They’re attentive and they work hard toward the goals that our patients set.”