The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Orthopedic Trauma
St. Anthony Summit Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Orthopedic Trauma by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission's national standards for health care quality and safety for disease-specific care. The certification award recognizes St. Anthony Summit Medical Center's dedication for continuous compliance with The Joint Commission's state-of-the-art standards.
Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission
St. Anthony Summit Medical Center was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in Surgical Care. St. Anthony Summit Medical Center was recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions. The clinical processes focus on care for heart attack, pneumonia, surgery, children's asthma, stroke and venous thromboembolism, as well as inpatient psychiatric services. St. Anthony Summit Medical Center was recognized for its achievement in surgical care.
The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Patient Experience
St. Anthony Summit Medical Center has been named a 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing health care organizations that have consistently achieved the 95th percentile or above of performance in Patient Experience.
The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award is a nationally-recognized symbol of achievement in health care. Presented annually, the award honors clients who consistently sustained performance in the top 5% of all Press Ganey clients for each reporting period during the course of one year.
Leapfrog Hospital Safety “A” Grade
The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign A, B, C, D and F grades. St. Anthony Summit Medical Center was one of 844 hospitals to receive an “A” ranking.
Named Top Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
The Leapfrog Group has named St. Anthony Summit Medical Center to its annual list of Top Rural Hospitals. An elite distinction awarded to hospitals nationwide for demonstrating excellence in hospital safety and quality through the Leapfrog Hospital Survey, the Leapfrog Top Hospital award is given to less than seven percent of all eligible hospitals.
The selection is based on the results of The Leapfrog Group’s annual hospital survey, which measures hospitals’ performance on patient safety and quality, focusing on three critical areas of hospital care: how patients fare, resource use and management structures established to prevent errors. Performance across many areas of hospital care is considered in establishing the qualifications for the award, including rates for high-risk procedures and a hospital’s ability to prevent medication errors.
Healthstream Insight Awards
Winner of two Healthstream's coveted Insight Awards:
- Overall Inpatient Satisfaction in the Small Hospital Category.
- Overall Patient Satisfaction Scores for our Inpatient Medical Surgical.