19 Jul 2012
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Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis has been designated a UnitedHealth Premium site for cardiac care, cardiac surgery, heart rhythm disorders, surgical spine and total joint replacement.
Hospitals must meet or exceed UnitedHealthcare's rigorous quality criteria based on nationally recognized medical standards , including programmatic structure, patient care processes and clinical outcomes that are submitted by the hospital to UnitedHealthcare.
"We are very proud to receive these quality designations," said David L. Archer, Saint Francis president and CEO. "Our continuous improvement in designation programs such as these reflects our unwavering commitment to providing high-quality care for our patients through the use of evidence-based practices."
Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis, a 519-bed full service hospital, is located at 5959 Park Ave. To learn more about Saint Francis Hospital, visit www.saintfrancishosp.com.