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Parkview Health

Overview

Parkview Health is a not-for-profit, community-based health system serving a northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio population of more than 820,000. With more than 9,000 employees, we’re the region’s largest employer.

Our mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve. That’s been our focus since our early beginnings as Fort Wayne City Hospital in 1878. The Parkview Health system was formed in 1995 and our heritage of care and compassion continues today with eight hospitals and a network of primary care and specialty physicians.

Our Mission - Parkview Health will provide quality health services to all who entrust their care to us, and we will work to improve the health of our communities.

Our Vision - Parkview Health will be the region’s leading provider of healthcare services. To meet our communities’ health needs, our physicians and employees will provide cost effective and outstanding quality care using information and technology.

Awards

March 2014

100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health AnalyticsTM

Parkview Huntington Hospital

Truven Health AnalyticsTM, a leading providerof information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare named Parkview Huntington Hospital one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals®. Along with the designation, Parkview Huntington Hospital was one of a select few recognized with the 100 Top Hospitals Everest Award for achieving both the highest current performance and the fastest long-term improvement for over five years.

August 2014

Hospitals & Health Network’s 2014 Most Wired Award

Parkview Health

Parkview Health’s Information Services received the Health Care’s Most WiredTM award from Hospitals & Health Networks in the year 2014. Hospitals & Health Networks is the flagship publication of the American Hospital Association. Most Wired hospitals meet a set of rigorous criteria across four operational categories: infrastructure, business and administrative management, clinical quality and safety and clinical integration. These hospitals also have made tremendous gains by using IT services to reduce the likelihood of medical errors.

February 2014

Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality for a Community Hospital

Parkview Whitley Hospital

The American Nurses Association’s (ANA) National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators® (NDNQI®) has recognized Parkview Whitley Hospital with the Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality for a Community Hospital in the year 2013. The NDNQI is the nation’s most comprehensive database of nursing performance measures, and the award recognizes hospitals that improve patient outcomes and maintain high job satisfaction among nurses. Parkview Whitley was one of only six hospitals recognized out of 1,800 nationwide that report performance measures to ANA’s NDNQI.

 

January 2013

Healthgrades #1 in Indiana for Joint Replacement

Parkview Ortho Hospital

Parkview Ortho Hospital is among the top 5 hospitals in the nation for joint replacement three years in a row.

January 2013

Healthgrades #1 in Indiana for Spine Surgery

Parkview Ortho Hospital

Parkview Ortho Hospital is a Five-Star recipient for Spine Surgery, Total Hip Replacement, and Back & Neck Surgery/Spinal Fusion, 4 years in a row.

January 2013

Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital, Clinical Excellence

PRMC

Parkview Regional Medical Center has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This prestigious distinction places the hospitals among the top five percent of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide for clinical performance.

January 2013

Healthgrades 2013 Patient Safety Excellence Award

PRMC

Parkview Regional Medical Center and Parkview Hospital are within the top 5 percent of all hospitals for excellent performance in safeguarding patients from serious, potentially preventable complications during their hospital stays. On average, patients treated in Patient Safety Excellence Award hospitals were also less likely to experience hip fracture following surgery; experience pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital; or experience a catheter-related bloodstream Infection acquired in the hospital.

January 2013

Healthgrades, Top 5 in the nation for treatment of stroke

Stanley Wissman Stroke Center

• Top 5% in the nation for treatment of stroke, 5 years in a row (2009 – 2013) • Five-Star recipient for stroke treatment, 9 years in a row (2005 – 2013) • Stroke Care Excellence AwardTM, 5 years in a row (2009 – 2013)

Area Attractions

Parkview Community Engagement - http://community.parkview.com/

Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne - IPFW - http://www.ipfw.edu/

University of St. Francis - http://www.sf.edu/sf/index

Fort Wayne Visitor’s Bureau - http://www.visitfortwayne.com/

Your Story. Made Here. - Fort Wayne, IN - www.yourstorymadehere.com