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Hammond-Henry named as one of the "66 Critical Access Hospitals to Know"

September 6, 2018

Hammond-Henry Hospital has been named as one of the “66 Critical Access Hospitals to Know” by the Becker’s Hospital Review.  This is Hammond-Henry Hospital’s fourth consecutive year on the prestigious, national list.  Having a place on this list puts Hammond-Henry Hospital in the top 2% of critical access hospitals in the country.   The Becker’s Healthcare editorial team considered the hospital’s community impact and reputation for innovation. Moreover, Hammond-Henry Hospital secured its spot with its superior service and care plus various awards and rankings received over the past year.  For a complete list of Hammond-Henry Hospital’s awards, please visit the About section at

As stated by Becker’s Healthcare, “…hospitals featured on this list have been recognized for clinical quality and excellence in care delivery.  They have become pillars of their communities, providing access to health care for a broad population.”

Becker’s Hospital Review is well regarded throughout the health care community and provides national recognition for the hospital.  Mark Kuhn, CEO of Hammond-Henry Hospital states: “We’re honored to be considered among the best critical access hospitals in the country by Becker’s Healthcare.  2018 has been another banner year for Hammond-Henry Hospital, not only in achieving our internal goals and targets, but our efforts being validated by a variety of external agencies and accrediting bodies, including Becker’s, Press-Ganey, and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. This is a testament to the high standards expected and delivered by our entire team, including our volunteers, Auxiliary and Foundation. We look forward to meeting and exceeding our patient and community expectations for many years to come.”

The full “66 Critical Access Hospitals to Know, 2018” features individual profiles of all hospitals on the list and can be viewed at