Awards & Recognition
Cancer Accreditation with Commendations by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
The Joint Commission Accreditation – The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 15,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards. Accreditation is awarded to a health care organization that is in compliance with all standards at the time of the on-site survey or has successfully addressed requirements for improvement within 90 days following the survey.
Georgia Hospital Association’s (GHA) Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA Quality Honor Roll in the “Chairman’s” category, the highest on the list.
Certificate of Recognition with The American Diabetes Association – meeting the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education.
Advanced Certification in Primary Stroke Care – Get With the Guildelines –Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. Hospitals who have reach an aggressive goal of treating stroke patients with 85% or high compliances to cord standard levels of care as outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for twenty four consecutive months. These measures include aggressive use of medications, cholesterol reducing drugs and smoking cessation. Visit the American Heart Association online at www.americanheart.org/getwiththeguidelines.