Orange City Area Health System Designated a 2022 Top 100 Critical Access Hospital

Orange City Area Health System has been recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital nationwide in 2022. Compiled by The Chartis Center for Rural Health, this annual recognition program honors outstanding performance among the nation’s rural hospitals based on the results of the Chartis Rural Hospital Performance INDEX™.

“This recognition is truly representative of a team effort at Orange City Area Health System,” commented Mary Guthmiller, Chief Executive Officer. “From patient satisfaction to quality, to financial standing, OCAHS clearly stands out nationally.”

Despite unprecedented adversity, rural providers continue to display resiliency and a steadfast commitment to their communities,” said Michael Topchik, National Leader, The Chartis Center for Rural Health. “Honoring the Top 100 is one of the highpoints of our year. We are delighted to recognize the exceptional performance and innovation of this year’s recipients, particularly in light of the extraordinary challenges facing America’s rural health safety net.”