Gundersen offers an outstanding patient experience
Gundersen Health System’s Overall Patient Experience Rating is 4.7 out of 5 stars, based on more than 91,000 reviews. All ratings are submitted by actual patients and verified by an independent patient experience company, National Research Corporation. Learn more: Guide to Patient Experience Surveys and Star Ratings.
Excellence in patient care
Gundersen Health System’s La Crosse Hospital is ranked as a five-star place to receive care (2018), the highest ranking issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Gundersen earned three-year reaccreditation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons—a distinction highlighting Gundersen’s cancer care as among the best in the nation.
Excellence in serving the community
The Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA) has awarded Gundersen Health System with the Global Vision Community Partnership Award for their work in ending homelessness in the La Crosse area through the La Crosse Collaborative to End Homelessness program.
The Best of La Crosse County 2019 survey recognized Gundersen Health System and staff with 25 honors. The annual survey celebrates services, dining, entertainment and many other categories.
Gundersen regional hospitals among the best in the nation
Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital and Clinics and Gundersen Tri-County Hospital and Clinics are among the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) based on their percentile rank across five categories of Hospital Compare Process of Care measures. Gundersen St. Joseph’s was among the honorees for quality and Gundersen Tri-County was recognized for patient satisfaction.
Gundersen named ‘Most Wired’
Gundersen has been named to Hospitals & Health Networks (H&HN) magazine’s “Most Wired” list five times. It recognizes U.S. hospitals/health organizations that excel at using information technology to improve performance in a number of areas, including quality and safety of patient care.
A national leader in environmental sustainability and energy independence
On October 14, 2014, Gundersen Health System became the first health system in the United States to attain energy independence by producing more energy that it consumed.
Gundersen has been repeatedly honored as one of America’s greenest hospitals, with a long list of awards and achievements.