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Cleanliness at RCH Ranks in Top 43

Rochelle Community Hospital was listed among 43 hospitals in the United States with the cleanest patient rooms as reported by patients Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS).  The hospitals listed all exceeded the 89th percentile in patient satisfaction by reporting their room and bathroom were "always" clean. The data is from April 2014 through March 2015, which is the most recent data available.

RCH is tied for the number four ranking at the 93rd percentile. That is out of all the hospitals in the country that report HCAHPS results. This is a significant achievement and one that the community should take great pride in. This information was published on April 28, 2016 by Becker’s Hospital Review, a healthcare industry publication.

This is the second time RCH has been recognized for cleanliness nationwide. In 2013, RCH ranked number 11 with 91% in a listing of 49 of the top hospitals in the United States. 

Next time you're at Rochelle Community Hospital, thank a housekeeper!


The RCH Housekeeping Team, Left to right: Juanita Delgado, Thelma Geske, Lydia Castro, Yvonne McBride, Pamela Shore, Sharese Sneed, Peggy Pinnick, Redzebije Veliu and Linda Johnson. Lesa Kelly, Housekeeping Supervisor is seated. Absent: D-Anna Bachman, Sheri Sanders, Geri Cox and Renee Pinnick.



Janet Stewart

RCH Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator