Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall is proud to announce it has been named a 2014 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey Associates, Inc. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing facilities that consistently achieved the 95th percentile of performance in physician engagement.

Press Ganey is a national health care performance improvement company which partners with more than half of all U.S. hospitals, to improve the patient experience. Presented annually, this award honors clients who consistently sustained performance in the top 5% of all Press Ganey clients for each reporting period during the course of one year.

"We are proud to partner with Texas Health Rockwall," said Patrick T. Ryan, CEO of Press Ganey. "The award is a testament to the organization's commitment to deliver more patient-centered care. By achieving and sustaining this level of excellence, this facility is benefiting patients and helping advance the quality of health care."

"The physicians on staff at Texas Health Rockwall are an essential partner in the patient experience. Our hospital is extremely proud of the quality of care our physicians provide but also the personal attention and devotion they give each patient." says Cindy Paris, President. "Physicians who are fully engaged in their practice lead the way for nurses and other healthcare providers by example, and we are blessed to have many of them on our staff."

About Press Ganey Associates, Inc.
Recognized as a leader in performance improvement for nearly 30 years, Press Ganey partners with more than 11,000 health care organizations worldwide to create and sustain high-performing organizations, and, ultimately, improve the overall health care experience. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions to help clients operate efficiently, improve quality, increase market share and optimize reimbursement. Press Ganey works with clients from across the continuum of care – hospitals, medical practices, home care agencies and other providers – including more than 50% of all U.S. hospitals. For more information, visit www.pressganey.com.