Kearney's Good Samaritan Hospital ER Receives National Award


The GoodSamaritan Hospital Emergency Department was among six winners of the thirdannual T-SystemClient Excellence Awards, chosen from more than 1,900 facilitiesnationwide that have implemented T-System's emergency care solutions.

Good Samaritan received the award for their project aimed at reducingalcohol-related trauma and abuse by documenting on T Sheets® thetime and location of a patient's most recent alcohol consumption.

The hospitalis collaborating with local law enforcement and community agencies to identifyand raise awareness of establishments that serve alcohol to minors toover-serve patrons.

T-System chief executive officer Sunny Sanyal said,"The winners have made remarkable contributions in their individualcommunities and in the emergency care industry."

This is thesecond T-System award for the Emergency Department; they earned a Nursing Care Efficiency honorsin 2010.