ORANGE CITY AREA HEALTH SYSTEM NAMED AMONG “TOP 50 CRITICAL ACCESS HOSPITALS TO KNOW” Recognized for playing a crucial role in the health and well-being of the communities served by the health system Orange City Area Health System was recently recognized in Becker’s Hospital Review 2016 edition of its “50 Critical Access Hospitals to Know” list. The hospitals included on this list serve a variety of regions across the United States. Due to their predominantly rural locations, these organizations play a crucial role in the health and well-being of their respective communities. This is the second year Becker’s has published a list recognizing 50 outstanding critical access hospitals in the nation. Becker’s selected critical access hospitals for inclusion based on rankings and awards from respected organizations, including iVantage Health Analytics, Healthgrades, the National Rural Health Association, Truven Health Analytics, and the Women’s Choice Award. Included hospitals earned recognition from one or more of these organizations within the past two years. Orange City Area Health System has received several of these awards, including most recently the Women’s Choice Award as one of the Top 100 Hospitals in the Nation for Patient Experience for the second consecutive year. The full “50 Critical Access Hospitals to Know | 2016” online list includes individual profiles of all organizations and can be accessed here.