Whitman Hospital & Medical Clinics In Colfax Ranks Among Nation’s Best For Social Responsibility

Whitman Hospital and Medical Clinics in Colfax has been ranked as one of the most socially responsible hospitals in the country.

The recognition is from the Lown Institute’s Equity, Value and Outcomes annual survey.  WHMC earned “A” grades and finished in the top 5% achieving honor roll status.  The hospital in Colfax ranked 1st out of 28 critical access hospitals in Washington and 3rd nationally out of 806 facilities.  The index uses over 50 measures of health equity and value of care along with patient outcomes.  The ranking is done independently as hospitals do not apply for the survey.