Sault Area Hospital is  to receive an Excellence in Patient Care award given out by Studer Group at their “Whats Right in Healthcare” conference scheduled for next month in Atlanta.   The organization has recognized the local hospital for their improved Physician Engagement scores in recent years.  Sault Area hospital was the first Canadian hospital to bring in Florida-based Studer to work on performance outcomes  and their  physician test scores are now among the highest of the more than 850 they coach.