Chippenham Hospital
August 12, 2020

Richmond, VA HCA Virginia's Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, Chippenham and Johnston-Willis Hospitals have been recognized for multiple achievements in women's care by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals. All of the hospitals received accolades in Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as Labor and Delivery, including:

Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Recipient of the Healthgrades 2020 Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™
  • Recognized by Healthgrades in 2020 for Superior Performance in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Among the Top 10 Percent of Hospitals Evaluated for Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2020

Labor and Delivery

  • Recipient of the Healthgrades 2020 Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™
  • Recognized by Healthgrades in 2020 for Superior Performance in Labor and Delivery
  • Among the Top Five Percent of Hospitals Evaluated for Labor and Delivery in 2020
  • Among the Top Ten Percent of Hospitals Evaluated for Labor and Delivery in 2020
  • Five-Star Recipient for Vaginal Delivery
  • Five-Star Recipient for C-Section Delivery

Henrico Doctors’ Hospital also garnered awards for GYN Surgery, including:

GYN Surgery

  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ for Two Years in a Row (2019-2020)
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for Superior Performance in Gynecologic Surgery for Two Years in a Row (2019-2020)
  • Among the Top Ten Percent of Hospitals Evaluated for Gynecologic Surgery for Two Years in a Row (2019-2020)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Hysterectomy in 2020

"Year after year, Healthgrades has recognized our women's care team for their exceptional efforts in providing industry leading, patient-centered care," said Ryan Jensen, chief executive officer of Henrico Doctors' Hospitals. "Through this exceptional work, we have developed a reputation for excellence in our community, and strive to exceed expectations as we achieve our mission of caring for and improving human life."

“Our care teams are dedicated to making the experience of every woman entering our facilities a safe and positive one,” said William Lunn, chief executive officer of Chippenham and Johnston Willis. “I am proud of our team for receiving this recognition from Healthgrades as their mission every day is to truly care like family.”

“Hospital quality should be top of mind for consumers when they evaluate and compare hospital performance,” said Brad Bowman, MD, chief medical officer, Healthgrades. “Women who select a hospital with a five-star rating can feel confident in their choice knowing that these organizations are committed to providing exceptional women’s care to their patients.”

Healthgrades analyzed all-payer state data for 16 states for years 2016 through 2018. Healthgrades found that there is a significant variation in hospital quality between those that have received five stars and those that have not. According to Healthgrades, there is a significant variation in hospital quality between those that have received five stars and those that have not. For instance:

The Obstetrics and Gynecology Award places these hospitals in the top 10 percent of all hospitals evaluated for the exception care of women.

The Labor and Delivery Excellence Award places these hospitals in the top five percent of all hospitals evaluated for the exceptional care of mothers during and after labor and delivery

The 2020 Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award also places Henrico Doctors’ Hospital in the top 10 percent of all hospitals evaluated for providing outstanding quality outcomes in gynecologic surgery, including hysterectomies and surgeries related to the female reproductive system.

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