• Awards and Honors

  • GoldSeal_4colorWeb.pngMercy Regional Medical Center is accredited by The Joint Commission, the nation’s predominant standards setting and accrediting body in health care. Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationwide as a symbol of hospital quality.
    Top Performer KeyMercy Regional Medical Center was named 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. Mercy Regional Medical Center has been recognized for its excellence in accountability measure performance shown to improve care for certain conditions and is one of only 1,224 hospitals in the United States to achieve the distinction as a 2013 Top Performer. Mercy was recognized for its achievement on the following accountability measure sets: heart attack; pneumonia; and surgical care.

    Health Grades AwardsHealthgrades®, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals, has recognized Mercy Regional Medical Center as:

    • Recipient of the 2014 Healthgrades® Outstanding Patient Experience™, Named Among the Top 5% in the Nation for 6 Years in a Row (2009/2010-2014)
    • Recipient of the 2012 Healthgrades® Patient Safety Excellence Award, Named Among the Top 10% in the Nation 

     

    Mercy also received accolades as One of Healthgrades® America’s 100 Best Hospitals for: 

    • Orthopedic Surgery™ for 3 Years in a Row (2013 – 2015)
    • Spine Surgery™ for 3 Years in a Row (2013 – 2015)

     
    Healthgrades® Specialty Excellence Award™ for:

    • Gynecologic Surgery for 4 Years in a Row (2011-2014)
    • Orthopedic Surgery for 3 Years in a Row (2013-2015)
    • Pulmonary Care (2015)
    • Spine Surgery for 3 Years in a Row (2013-2015)

     
    Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for:

    • Back Surgery (2015)
    • Gallbladder Removal Surgery for 2 Years in a Row (2014-2015)
    • Gynecologic Surgery for 4 Years in a Row (2011-2014)
    • Hip Fracture Treatment for 4 Years in a Row (2012-2015)
    • Spinal Fusion Surgery for 4 Years in a Row (2012-2015)
    • Total Hip Replacement (2015)
    • Treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2015)
    • Treatment of Pneumonia (2015)
    • Treatment of Respiratory Failure (2015)
    • Treatment of Sepsis (2015)
    Hospital TransparencyMercy Regional Medical Center was recognized with an "A" grade from The Leapfrog Group for 2012, 2013 and 2014 in the Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from errors, injuries and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is compiled under the guidance of experts on patient safety and is administered by The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog), an independent industry watchdog.
     
    Mercy Regional Medical Center also received the Hospital Website Transparency Award from URAC and The Leapfrog Group for 2012 and 2013. The award identifies outstanding hospital websites that promote transparency of safety and quality measures in a manner that is useful and user-friendly for consumers.