Dedicated staff at St. Joseph's receive award for excellence in patient care

LEWISTON, ID - The staff at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston have been taking great care of their patients. In fact, so good they were given an award for it.

The medical center has been nationally recognized for its excellence in patient care. This award was given to hospitals that have proved they're committed to giving the best care for their patients.

"We have dedicated staff here that work endlessly, 44-7, 365-days a year to deliver excellent patient care," said Director of Nursing, Lisa Loughran. "We are committed to that and that's our word to you as health-care providers."

Loughran said she and her staff plan to continue working hard to improve their patients experience and health-care employee communication.