Local Surgeon Named Top Performer in National Award
For the City Times
Christopher A. Reising M.D., F.A.C.S., a member surgeon of Surgical Associates, based in Wausau and Wisconsin Rapids, has been recognized for excellence in healthcare by Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (Omaha, NE), an independent market research firm specializing in the healthcare sector. The firm presents their 2016 PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards to organizations and individuals who have achieved outstanding ratings for performance in the prior year.
Results based on patient feedback
PRC collects and analyzes patient-scored discharge forms that include ratings for Timely Care, Provider Communication, Overall Provider Rating, and Courteous/Helpful Office Staff. The individual Top Performer designation is awarded to doctors who score at or above the 100th percentile Overall Quality of Care “Excellent” rating from the firm’s national client database.
“It’s very gratifying to be recognized in this way,” says Doctor Reising, a general surgeon with Surgical Associates. “Over my 15-year career, I’ve learned that a major factor in measuring ‘surgical skill’ is how we connect with patients effectively. Earning patients’ trust and gratitude stands as my greatest accomplishment as a doctor.”
Surgical Associates S.C., an independent group owned by its surgeons, provides advanced general, vascular and specialty surgery to patients and for health systems throughout central and northern Wisconsin and Michigan’s UP. Surgeons perform procedures in their clinic at Aspirus Hospital and Pine Ridge Surgery Center in Wausau. Main office: 2400 Pine Ridge Blvd.; Wausau, WI 54401. Website: www.SAwisconsin.com