Local hospital receives honor for quality
A hospital in our region has received a big honor.
Franklin Woods Community Hospital, in Johnson City, is a finalist for the American Hospital Association- McKesson Quest for Quality prize.
The award honors organizations committed to excellence in quality and patient safety. It is based on six categories: safety, patient-centeredness, effectiveness, efficiency, timeliness and equity.
News 5 has learned the hospital will receive $12,500 for the honor.
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