FRESNO SURGICAL HOSPITAL GIVES CENTRAL VALLEY PATIENTS ACCESS TO ADVANCED SPINE SURGERY

Minimally-Invasive Procedures Bring Relief to Back and Neck Pain Sufferers

Back and neck pain can be debilitating. In fact, it is one of the leading causes of disability in the United States. According to the American Spine Decompression Association, an estimated 75% – 85% of Americans suffer from back or neck pain at some point in their lives. [READ MORE]

FSH Acquires ORA Technology For Customizable Cataract Surgery

FSH Only Local Hospital to Offer this Advanced Eye Technology

Fresno, CA (March 8, 2017) – Fresno Surgical Hospital (FSH) today announced it has acquired the ORATM System surgical technology. The hospital is the only area hospital to offer this ophthalmology surgical equipment, which allows for customized cataract procedures. [READ MORE]

FSH Earns Another 5-Star Rating

Once again, Fresno Surgical Hospital was the only local hospital to earn a 5-Star Rating on Hospital Compare as reported by Medicare.gov. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) compiled the data, which tracks top performance on up to 64 quality measures.  The average hospital rating across the nation is 3-Stars. Read the full story by The Business Journal here.

Fresno Surgical Hospital Named Hospital of the Year

Physician Hospitals of America Recognizes 5-Star Hospital

Washington, D.C. September 16, 2016 Physician Hospitals of America (PHA) today announced Fresno Surgical Hospital (FSH) is the recipient of the 2016 Hospital of the Year Award. PHA president, R. Blake Curd, MD, made the announcement during PHA’s annual Executive Summit in Napa, Calif. [READ MORE]

FSH Awarded Highest Honor on CMS’ New Overall Hospital Quality Rating Program

Fresno Surgical Hospital Only Local Hospital to Achieve “5 Star” Status Based on 64 Quality Measures

Fresno, CA (Aug. 2, 2016) Fresno Surgical Hospital (FSH), an award-winning physician-owned hospital, today announced it received a 5 Star Rating on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating program. This is the first time CMS has combined the results from 64 measures into a single star rating. [READ MORE]

Rare Artificial Cornea Transplant Restores Local Man’s Vision

Dr. Medhi Ghajar Only Fresno-area Surgeon to Perform This Type of Transplant

Fresno, CA (July 12, 2016)Dr. Medhi Ghajar, an ophthalmic surgeon at Fresno Surgical Hospital, recently performed a rare artificial cornea transplant to help a local man restore vision in his right eye. This is only the fourth artificial cornea transplant to be conducted by Dr. Ghajar, who is the sole surgeon to offer this procedure to local patients. [READ MORE]

Fresno Surgical Hospital Earns Highest Rating on Government’s 2016 5-Star Patient Experience Survey

Fresno Surgical Hospital Only Local Hospital to Achieve “5 Star” Status

Fresno, CA (May 17, 2016) – Fresno Surgical Hospital (FSH), an award-winning physician-owned hospital, today announced it received a 5-Star Rating on the Federal Government’s Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Survey (HCAHPS). FSH is the only Central Valley hospital to be awarded an overall 5-Star Rating. Nationwide, only 2.73 percent of hospitals earned this distinction, just 4 of those hospitals are in California. [READ MORE]