– Atlantic General Hospital and Health System has secured the assistance
of market research firm, RKM, Inc. to conduct a public perception survey
during the month of November.
Through this survey, area residents will have the opportunity to voice
their opinions about local health care needs, concerns and strengths.
The phone survey will be conducted with approximately 600 households.
Households will be randomly selected to participate to most accurately
represent public opinion in the region. All responses to the survey will
Residents selected for the survey are encouraged to take the time to respond
to the survey. Results will only be representative if there is a high
rate of participation. This survey will not try to sell anything to those
who participate. Every comment, suggestion, and opinion is valued.
This feedback helps the hospital better plan to meet its community members’
healthcare needs in their future. Atlantic General conducts the survey
every three to four years to gauge the success of ongoing efforts to provide
high quality care and access to the services most needed in the area.
About Atlantic General Hospital
Atlantic General Hospital has been providing quality health care to the
residents of Worcester, Wicomico, Somerset (Md.) and Sussex (Del.) Counties
since May 1993. Built by the commitment and generosity of a dedicated
community, the hospital’s state-of-the-art facility in Berlin, Md.,
combines old-fashioned personal attention with the latest in technology
and services. It provides quality specialty care such as general ophthalmic
and retina surgery, weight loss surgery, orthopedics, outpatient infusion
for individuals with cancer or blood/autoimmune disorders, and a comprehensive
women’s diagnostic center. Atlantic General Health System, its network
of more than 40 primary care providers and specialists, care for residents
and visitors throughout the region. For more information about Atlantic
General Hospital, visit