Natchitoches Regional Medical Center (NRMC) was one of only two organizations to receive the 2019 Governor’s Texas Award for Performance Excellence (TAPE) at the 26th Annual Texas Quest for Excellence Conference on June 25th in San Antonio.
“For the past six years, we have been on a journey to excellence as we strive each day to embrace the Baldrige Excellence Framework. It is an honor and great joy to have won the prestigious Quality Texas Governor’s Award. This award is based on the Baldrige criteria and our team has worked very hard to achieve this level of excellence. It is a testament to the values, vision and commitment of our whole team – they are truly a Team of Champions. I am extremely proud of the outstanding work they are doing for our community and our patients,” explained Kirk Soileau, NRMC Chief Executive Officer. “We greatly appreciate the Quality Texas Foundation for welcoming us into the family, and we want to extend a heartfelt thanks to the program’s leadership: Dr. Mac McGuire, Lin Wrinkle-McGuire, and Dwight Bailey, Jr.,” Soileau said.
About the Quality Texas Foundation
The Quality Texas Foundation helps businesses, hospitals, schools, government agencies, and non- profits improve performance. They educate, train, assess, provide feedback and recognize organizations committed to a journey of excellence. To learn more visit, Texas-quality.org
About Natchitoches Regional Medical Center
Natchitoches Regional Medical Center began as a community hospital in 1955 and has grown into a 216-bed healthcare system with 750 Associates and more than 100 active and consulting physicians on its medical staff. The system is comprised of the 96-bed acute care facility, a skilled nursing home, assisted living complex, and an extensive network of clinics throughout the parish.