Willis-Knighton Well being System has been named as a recipient of WebMD Selection Awards for 2022. WebMD, a nationwide supplier of well being info, has acknowledged the well being system with the WebMD Affected person Selection Award and the Medscape Doctor Selection Award in oncology, cardiology, orthopedics, neurology and gastroenterology.
The WebMD Affected person Selection Award identifies best-in-class well being programs from a shopper perspective throughout 5 specialties whereas the Medscape Doctor Selection Award identifies best-in-class well being programs from a doctor perspective. Each awards are given to hospitals and well being programs within the prime 30% of affected person or doctor preferences in a neighborhood market.
“We’re proud to obtain this recognition by WebMD,” says Jaf Fielder, president and CEO of Willis-Knighton Well being System. “Customers usually rely on the expertise of others when looking for care. We’re honored to have sufferers affirm the excessive customary of well being companies they obtain at Willis-Knighton and to have our physicians acknowledged for his or her compassion and high quality of care.”
Affected person and doctor opinions are measured utilizing a market-by-market surveying course of. The WebMD Affected person Selection Awards survey was carried out by way of a dwell ballot randomly focused to related situation areas and audiences at WebMD.com, and geo-targeted and mapped to zip codes to assemble market particular info.
The Doctor Selection survey focused a random subset of healthcare professionals in major care and specialty areas (physicians, doctor assistants, and nurse practitioners) by way of electronic mail, with geo-location knowledge based mostly on respondent Nationwide Supplier Identifier (NPI) numbers.
All survey knowledge is collected anonymously.“Now greater than ever, WebMD is striving to enhance the well being and wellness of its 75 million month-to-month customers,” says John Wyte, MD, chief medical officer, WebMD. “These awards empower and champion the voice of the
affected person, giving well being programs a higher understanding of how their care is perceived.”
WebMD is primarily an internet writer of reports and knowledge pertaining to well being and well-being. It serves
sufferers, physicians, healthcare professionals, employers and well being plans via private and non-private on-line
portals, cell platforms and health-focused publications.