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Lander Regional Receives Second Consecutive MPQH Hospital Award

December 16, 2013

Stephen Erixon heads Lander Regional Hospital in Lander, Wyoming, as CEO of the LifePoint Hospitals member facility. Serving in this capacity since 2012, Steve Erixon leverages an accomplished career in hospital management that spans more than three decades. Some of Stephen Erixon’s previous positions include president and CEO of Skaggs Regional Medical Center in Missouri and president and CEO of Baxter Regional Medical Center in Arkansas.

In October 2013, Lander Regional announced its co-receipt of a second consecutive “Commitment to Quality Award” from Mountain Pacific Quality Health (MPQH). Lander Regional and Riverton Memorial Hospitals of Riverton, Wyoming, were both presented with the accolade at the Wyoming Hospital Association’s September conference.

MPQH, a physician-sponsored organization, focuses on improving healthcare and related services in Wyoming and three other states. MPQH praised Lander Regional’s outstanding performance within several nationally benchmarked areas, including infections prevention, heart failure care, and pneumonia care. The award also recognizes the hospital’s leadership and strong track record of implementing quality care initiatives and patient-centered operations.