Posted on November 10th, 2012 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Speare Named Hospital of Choice
Speare Memorial Hospital has received a Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Health Care Providers (AAHCP). The award is given in recognition of quality performance and excellent customer service.
The AAHCP evaluates hospitals based on their competence, public communication, reputation, citizenship and customer service demonstrated by staff. Secret shoppers are used to test the various aspects of service performance including knowledge, courtesy and helpfulness of staff. Additionally, researchers review public documents to evaluate public service events and collaborative relationships established by the hospital.
Established in 2002, the goal of the Hospital of Choice Awards is to ensure patients and family members that their hospital experience will be as comfortable as possible in a safe, effective and friendly environment.
Speare Schedules Annual Public Flu Shot Clinics
Posted on October 5th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Fall has arrived and so too has the focus on helping to prevent flu-related illness. Speare Memorial Hospital offers the flu vaccine to persons 18 years and older, and are available at several public flu shot clinics scheduled at the Hospital and in the surrounding communities. Vaccines are administered by a Registered Nurse and most […]
#DocsInSocks – September is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month – #WhiteSockCampaign
Posted on September 20th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
September is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month. Physicians, clinicians, and staff at Speare Memorial Hospital participated in The Save a Leg, Save a Life (SALSAL) Foundation’s White Sock Campaign. The goal is to raise awareness of PAD and early detection through one simple tool: a white sock. The white sock symbolizes the many patients […]