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SwedishAmerican receives awards

Published: Saturday, July 26, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

ROCKFORD – Swedish-American Hospital has received a 3-star rating for bypass surgery from From Jan. 1, to Dec. 31, 2013, a total of 1,041 participants provided data to STS, with approximately 15 percent receiving the 3-star rating, or the highest category of quality. It is the second time the hospital received the award.

SwedishAmerican Health System also earned a Gold level designation as one of Illinois’ Healthiest Worksites.

It was one of four in the state to be recognized in the Gold level for its efforts to show exceptional commitment to improve the health of its employees.  

SwedishAmerican has clinics in Byron, Davis Junction, and Rochelle.

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