Utah had six hospitals make the Chartis Group’s Top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals 2023 list, tied for the second most of any state (behind South Dakota) with Minnesota, Texas, and Wisconsin.      The Chartis Group released the list last week based on its Rural Hospital Performance INDEX, which assesses rural hospitals across performance … Read more

Utah’s Summit County Health Department (SCHD) released a report earlier this month that detailed its coordinated response during the pandemic. The establishment and mobilization of the county’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) early on was key to achieving positive results, according to SCHD Public Health Emergency Manager Chris Crowley who led local efforts.     “From … Read more