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Harrison Memorial Hospital Receives 2016 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

Harrison Memorial Hospital Receives 2016 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Outstanding Performance in Clinical Quality

Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) is pleased to announce that it has been named a 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing healthcare organizations that have consistently achieved the 95th percentile or above of performance in clinical quality.    

Harrison Memorial Hospital Announces Opening of New Expansion

Harrison Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce its recent multi-million dollar expansion opened October 31. 

This recent expansion includes:

Hospital earns Trauma IV Center designation

At HMH, we continually evaluate and improve our services to ensure the residents in our service area have access to vital medical services close to home. To add to the list of services continually upgraded to benefit patients, Harrison Memorial Hospital has been officially designated a Level IV Trauma Center by the Kentucky Trauma System. This designation also has been verified by the Commonwealth of Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

HMH now offers KidTown Preschool on campus

 Harrison Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of KidTown Preschool on the Harrison Memorial Hospital campus beginning August 8, 2016. Our preschool will serve children ages 3, 4 and 5. However, currently, we have limited openings available for children ages 4 and 5 only. Our experienced educators will provide a safe, kid-friendly environment, where we’ll teach your little one the joy of learning. 

Low-dose lung cancer screening program now offered

Harrison Memorial Hospital now offers low-dose CT scans that help doctors detect lung cancer before symptoms occur. This low-dose CT scan has been proven to save lives by discovering lung cancer in its earliest stages.

“According to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, it is estimated that screening could save 20,000 lives a year,” says Sheila Currans, HMH Chief Executive Officer. “By offering this program, we hope to be able to save more lives in our community.”

Hospital expansion project well underway; positively impacts patients

Over the past year, we have communicated the hospital’s plan for a multi-million dollar expansion/renovation project designed to enhance the patient experience, while still allowing flexibility for future growth. Today, the project is in full swing, with our patients already benefiting from many of the planned changes. 

Several new providers added to medical staff

Harrison Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of the following new providers to our staff, ensuring we provide the best possible care to our patients.