Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center receives Excellence in Healthcare Award

Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center recently receieved the 4-Star of Excellence in Healthcare Award for Overall Quality of Care. Pictured are, from left, hospital CPO Eric Neal, CNO Lori Ray, Director of Quality Ky Sanders and CEO Roland Knox - Contributed Photo/MGRMC

SAFFORD — Mount Graham Regional Medical Center was recently recognized with a 4-Star of Excellence in Healthcare Award for scoring in the top 25 percent nationally for Overall Quality of Care by PRC, a leader in the healthcare intelligence space.

The Excellence in Healthcare Awards recognize organizations and individuals who achieve excellence throughout the year by improving patient experiences, healthcare employee engagement, and/or physician alignment and engagement based on surveys of the patients they serve.

“It is an honor to recognize Mount Graham Regional Medical Centerwith this Excellence in Healthcare Award for their deserving work,” said Joe M. Inguanzo, Ph.D., president and CEO of PRC. “It takes true dedication and determination to achieve this level of excellence in healthcare and Mount Graham Regional Medical Center has shown their commitment to making their hospital a better place to work, a better place to practice medicine, and a better place for patients to be treated.”

“All of us at MGRMC choose to work here. Our commitment to those who walk through our doors is to provide the highest quality services with genuine concern for the well-being of each patient, every time. We believe that we can and do make a difference in the lives of those who trust their care to us. We take our responsibility of providing quality health care seriously because we know we don’t just care for patients, we care for our neighbors, our friends, and our family,” said Roland Knox, CEO.

To learn more about the 2021 Excellence in Healthcare Awards, including eligibility and criteria, visit