Tammy Walker Cancer Center Receives Prestigious 2023 Human Experience Pinnacle of Excellence Award for Second Year in a Row

By Trish Svoboda

The Tammy Walker Cancer Center at Salina Regional Health Center announced its recognition as a 2023 Human Experience Pinnacle of Excellence Award recipient by Press Ganey, a renowned leader in healthcare experience solutions. This marks the second consecutive year that the Cancer Center has earned this honor. The award is given as part of Press Ganey’s yearly assessment, highlighting top hospitals and health systems nationwide based on their exceptional performance in patient experience.

Being honored with the Press Ganey Human Experience Pinnacle of Excellence Award signifies that the Tammy Walker Cancer Center consistently ranks among the top 5% of healthcare providers in delivering exceptional patient experiences for a minimum of three consecutive years. Press Ganey collaborates with over 41,000 healthcare facilities, striving to diminish patient suffering and bolster caregiver resilience to elevate the safety, quality, and overall experience of care.

“Tammy Walker Cancer Center demonstrates the transformative power of patient centered care, positive employee experiences, and effective clinical outcomes,” said Patrick T. Ryan, CEO and chairman at Press Ganey. “By prioritizing both their employees and the communities they serve to raise healthcare experiences, Tammy Walker Cancer Center sets the standard for compassionate healthcare.”

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