Allen Hospital on Community Value 100 list
At a time when hospitals are increasingly measured by involvement and performance in their communities, Cleverley + Associates has developed a tool for objective assessment in those areas and recognized UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital as a Community Value 100 hospital.
Based on the Community Value Index score, UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital ranked as one of the best 100 hospitals in the nation and also earned distinction as a Community Value Five Star facility for ranking in the top 20 percent of all hospitals evaluated.
The Community Value Index provides a measure of the value a hospital provides its community and is composed of 10 metrics that assess performance in four areas:
- Financial viability and plant reinvestment
- Hospital cost structure
- Hospital charge structure
- Hospital quality performance
Those included in the Community Value 100 achieved strong performance in each of the four areas. The Community Value Index is the first and most comprehensive analysis of its kind and provides strong evidence that UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital is operating efficiently, charging reasonably and providing high quality services.
For more information, visit www.communityvalueindex.com.