Quality Care at Saint Francis

A Message from the CEO

One of the keys to the success of any worthwhile endeavor we choose to undertake is our ability to measure our progress in achieving the objectives we have set for ourselves. Without this critical feedback, we cannot accurately judge whether our efforts are truly effective.

I'd like to tell you about the initiatives we have implemented to improve quality of care and patient safety at Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis. On this website, you’ll see information on some of the programs and processes we’ve put in place to help us achieve our quality goals, and highlights about some of the individuals who play a key role in these important efforts.

Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis achieved an aggregate score of 93.7% in the CMS core measures reported by the federal government, which is well above the national average of 92.2%. I am very proud of our performance and extremely appreciative of the dedicated staff and doctors whose hard work are behind this great score. The information contained in this document offers tangible evidence of the progress we are making toward accomplishing our No. 1 objective: Ensuring that we consistently provide safe, effective, quality care for every patient who seeks treatment at our hospital.

At Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis, we are committed to providing each and every patient with quality health care.

Sincerely,
David Archer
Chief Executive Officer

Learn more about our commitment to hospital quality.
We participate in several national programs and initiatives to which we voluntarily report clinical outcomes data.
Learn more about hospital quality improvement measures at Saint Francis.