Decatur Memorial Hospital given high remarks
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS) —
A medical website run by the government has ranked Decatur Memorial Hospital as one of the best in the state of Illinois.
The hospital has been given five out of five stars on the Medicare website.
In total, there were 20 Illinois hospitals earning top marks.
The system awards stars based on several different things, which can include patient readmission, patient experience, the speed of care, as well as death rates within the hospitals themselves.
These rankings were the first released in about a year, the last ones were from December of 2016.