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Tampa General Earns Consumer Choice Award for the Eighth Straight Year

Published: Oct 23, 2013

By Tampa General Hospital


October 22, 2013 (Tampa, FL) - Tampa General Hospital has earned the 2013-14 Consumer Choice Award for the eighth consecutive year. The National Research Corporation presents the awards to hospitals that healthcare consumers identify as having the highest quality and image and the best doctors and nurses. Tampa General was the only hospital in the counties of Hernando, Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas to win the recognition. The survey, conducted by the National Research Corporation, is the largest and most thorough of its kind. The company surveys more than 270,000 households in the contiguous 48 states and the District of Columbia “We know that there are many options for services in the region, and we are honored that the community looks to us as the leader in healthcare.” said Jim Burkhart, president and CEO of Tampa General. “We strive for the best possible experience for our patients and the public’s opinion is consistent with that.” For 32 years, National Research Corporation (NASDAQ: NRCI) has been at the forefront of patient-centered care. Today the company’s focus on empowering customer-centric healthcare across the continuum extends patient-centered care to incorporate families, communities, employees, senior housing residents, and other stakeholders. Currently recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the largest patient satisfaction firms in the U.S., National Research is dedicated to representing the true voice of patients and other healthcare stakeholders. For more information, visit http://www.nationalresearch.com/