SHARP HEALTHCARE: Ranks High in Top 100 Health Systems
Sharp HealthCare has placed eighth in Modern Healthcare's "Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Networks," as determined by SMG Marketing Group, which considered seven factors based on federal and state data. Sharp HealthCare was the highest-ranked health system west of St. Louis, MO, in the areas of hospital utilization, financial performance, services and access, outpatient utilization, contractual capabilities, physician participation and integration. "We're very pleased to be recognized. This reflects the hard work of all members of the Sharp team who are committed to excellence and doing their best daily," said Sharp CEO and President Michael Murphy (Sharp release, 4/9).This is part of the California Healthline Daily Edition, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.