As the premier provider of comprehensive health services in the West Georgia and East Alabama regions, West Georgia Health has been honored for its achievements in many areas of patient care.
For 2015*, West Georgia Health is ranked among the top 10 percent of all U.S., Southeastern region and Georgia hospitals for Medical Excellence in:
In addition, West Georgia Health ranked in the top 10 percent of all U.S. and Georgia hospitals for Medical Excellence in these clinical categories:
In addition, West Georgia Health ranked in the top 10 percent of all U.S., Southeastern region and Georgia hospitals for Patient Safety in these clinical categories:
2012 Award for Excellence in Patient Care for Outpatient Services at the WGH Women’s Health Center
West Georgia Health was named a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America.
West Georgia Medical Center has achieved the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. The award recognizes West Georgia Health’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted guidelines.
Twin Fountains Home, one of West Georgia Health’s skilled nursing facilities, has achieved the Alliant GMCF Georgia Quality Award for improving the quality of health care for Georgians. Twin Fountains is one of only 20 nursing facilities in Georgia to receive this honor, which was based on quality care assessments combined with resident satisfaction scores. Twin Fountains Home scored higher than average.
*These rankings are based on independent research conducted by CareChex®, a division of Comparion®. Comparion determines these rankings via its National Quality Rating Database which includes virtually all general, acute, non-federal U.S. hospitals and incorporates the most recent three years of federal fiscal year data. To learn more, visit www.carechex.com.
**The Studer Group is an outcomes-based healthcare performance improvement firm that has worked with more than 800 hospitals nationwide.