High Quality Health Care

Quality health care means consistently meeting the expectations of people we serve by providing individualized care and promoting the best possible outcomes.

Brookings Health System’s care quality is rated at or above both the state and national averages for patient safety, outcomes and satisfaction.* We’re focused on providing high quality care to our patients and residents alike and constantly look for new ways to improve and enhance the overall experience at our facilities.

Brookings Health System believes in your right to know how we compare to state and national quality benchmarks. The pages in this section offers key quality measures for our services.

*Information gathered from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Watch & Learn

CEO Jason Merkley talks about Brookings Health System being named a Top 20 Rural Community Hospital. 

Quality News

Brookings Health Allowing Limited Hospital & Clinic Visitors

Starting this week, Brookings Health is allowing one visitor or support person per patient per day at Brookings Hospital, Yorkshire Eye Clinic & Optical, and the primary care clinics in Arlington, Volga and White.

Brookings Health Uses Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor to Decontaminate & Conserve N95 Masks

To further conserve personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic, Brookings Health System recently started using vaporized hydrogen peroxide to decontaminate N95 respiratory masks.

Mayor Proclaims May 18 – 25 as Brookings Health System Week

Brookings Mayor Keith Corbett has proclaimed May 18 – 25 as Brookings Health System Week in the City of Brookings.