HRMC Earns 'Top Performer' Recognition from
The Joint Commission for Second Consecutive Year

We are pleased to announce The Joint Commission has recognized Hackettstown Regional Medical Center as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures. HRMC has been recognized for its excellence in accountability measure performance shown to improve care for certain conditions and is one of only 1,224 hospitals in the United States to achieve the distinction as a 2013 Top Performer.

HRMC has been recognized for its achievement on the following accountability measure sets): heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care. This is the second year that HRMC has been recognized as a Top Performer. HRMC is one of only 712 hospitals to achieve the Top Performer distinction for the past two consecutive years.

"At HRMC, we have made it a top priority to address patient safety and quality health care by improving upon our evidence-based care processes," said HRMC's President, Jason Coe. "We are proud to be named a Top Performer again and thank our entire hospital staff for their knowledge, teamwork and dedication to consistently striving to improve HRMC?s performance."

For more information about the Top Performer program, including eligibility criteria, visit http://www.jointcommission.org/accreditation/top_performers.aspx.

Our New Patient Portal Can Help You Manage Your Health

If you have been an HRMC inpatient or outpatient, you (or a family member who manages your health care) can securely view portions of your personal Medical Record via your Patient Portal - any time of the day, anywhere there is internet access.

Information you will be able to review includes lab results, vital signs, radiology results, immunization records, clinical summaries, discharge instructions and patient education information.

In addition to helping you proactively manage your health, the Patient Portal offers a convenient way for you to print and share your health information with your physician when more discussion is needed. You?ll also now be able to access your personal health information, if needed, when traveling.

How to Set Up Your HRMC Patient Portal

Send an email to hrmcportal@hch.org. Be sure to include your name, date of birth and phone number in the message and we will follow up to personally guide you through the process as soon as possible.

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