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Prospect Medical Hospitals Receive 34 Five-Star Clinical Achievements from Healthgrades

July 31, 2018

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--In 2018, 10 Prospect Medical hospitals were the recipients of the distinguished Healthgrades awards for clinical specialty care and patient safety. Many of the hospitals are in the top 5% and 10% in specialized care in the nation. Waterbury Hospital is the only Connecticut hospital named among America’s 100 Best for Coronary Intervention in 2018.

Prospect Medical – 2018 By the Numbers

PATIENT SAFETY

Patient Safety Excellence Award – Top 5% in Nation

CARDIAC

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award

Top 10% in Nation for Cardiology Services

Five-Star Treatment of Heart Attack

Five-Star Treatment of Heart Failure

Five-Star Treatment for Coronary Interventional Procedures

Five-Star Treatment for Pacemaker Procedures

PULMONARY

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award - Top 10% in Nation

Five-Star Treatment of COPD

Five-Star Treatment of Pneumonia

ORTHOPEDICS

Five-Star Treatment for Hip Fracture Treatment

Five-Star for Total Knee Replacement

GASTROINTESTINAL

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award – Top 10% in Nation for Overall GI Services

Top 5% in Nation for GI Medical Treatment

Five-Star Treatment for Esophageal-Stomach Surgery

Five-Star Treatment of GI Bleed

Five-Star Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

Five-Star Treatment of Pancreatitis

Five-Star Treatment for Colorectal Surgeries

APPENDECTOMY

Five-Star Treatment of Appendectomy

CRITICAL CARE

Five-Star Treatment of Sepsis

Five-Star Treatment of Respiratory Failure

*For its analysis, Healthgrades evaluated approximately 45 million Medicare inpatient records for nearly 4,500 short-term acute care hospitals nationwide to assess hospital performance in 32 common conditions and procedures, and evaluate outcomes in appendectomy and bariatric surgery using all-payer data provided by 17 states.

Healthgrades recognizes a hospital’s quality achievements for cohort-specific performance, specialty area performance, and overall clinical quality. Individual procedure or condition cohorts are designated as 5-star (statistically significantly better than expected), 3-star (not statistically different from expected) and 1-star (statistically significantly worse than expected) categories. The complete Healthgrades 2018 Report to the Nation and detailed study methodology can be found at www.healthgrades.com/quality.

About Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.

Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., a growing healthcare services company, offers a unique and innovative healthcare delivery model, known as Coordinated Regional Care, which emphasizes coordination of care and population health management, with an emphasis on wellness and preventive care. CRC helps coordinate quality care for patients through integrated networks of primary and specialty physicians, in affiliation with hospitals, clinics, other community-based providers and health plans. Prospect owns and operates 20 hospitals, as well as over 165 clinics and outpatient centers. Prospect also manages the provision of healthcare services for more than 500,000 members enrolled in its networks of over 11,000 primary care physicians and specialists. Prospect’s operations are located in diverse areas in California, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas. For more information, visit www.pmh.com.

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CONTACT: Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.

Media contact:

Gary Hopkins

(805) 705-2586

gary@blancohopkins.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH HOSPITALS MANAGED CARE

SOURCE: Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.

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