Geisinger Medical Center Receives Multiple National Recognitions

Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) is the highest-ranked Pennsylvania hospital in the inaugural National Patient Engagement Ranking by Axial Exchange and Becker’s Hospital Review, which evaluated provider organizations across the country and their patient engagement efforts. The authors define patient engagement as the process by which patients become invested in their own health. They point out that health systems with effective patient engagement programs provide patients with the information and tools needed to take control of their care.