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OhioHealth Awards of Excellence

Doctors Hospital

• 100 Top Hospitals

In 2014, OhioHealth Doctors Hospital was named to the Truven Health 100 Top Hospitals® list in the "Major Teaching Hospitals" category for the fourth time since 2010. The award recognizes Doctors Hospital for excellence in key performance areas, including patient satisfaction, patient safety, quality of care, financial stability, and operational efficiency.

• Primary Stroke Center
OhioHealth Doctors Hospital is a certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission, in conjunction with The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Achievement of Primary Stroke Center Certification signifies our dedication to fostering better outcomes for patients.
• 2013 Leapfrog Top Hospital

OhioHealth Doctors Hospital was named a 2013 Top Hospital from the Leapfrog Group. The Leapfrog Hospital Survey is the toughest standard-bearer and provides the most complete picture of a hospital's safety, quality and resource use performance. Top Hospitals have lower infection rates, higher survival rates for high-risk procedures, decreased length of stay and fewer readmissions.

• Cycle IV Chest Pain Center

In 2013, Doctors Hospital was designated a Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care for achieving a higher level of expertise in dealing with patients who arrive with symptoms of a heart attack. Doctors Hospital demonstrated its expertise and commitment to quality patient care by meeting or exceeding a set of rigorous criteria and completing on-site evaluations. Cycle IV designation shows a commitment to processes that expedite the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patients, integrating the Emergency Department with local emergency medical systems and offering ongoing education to caregivers.

• Doctors Hospital, a 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital

For the third consecutive year, Truven Health Analytics has named OhioHealth Doctors Hospital to their annual list of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the Teaching Hospitals with Cardiovascular Residency Programs category. The Truven 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals is an annual quantitative study that identifies the nation's best providers of cardiovascular service. To identify the 50 Top Hospitals, Truven analyzed Medicare Provider Analysis and Review (MedPAR), Medicare Hospital Cost Report Information System (HCRIS) and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Compare data. They scored hospitals in key performance areas, such as risk-adjusted mortality and complications, core measures, percentage of coronary bypass patients with internal mammary artery use, 30-day mortality and readmission rates and efficiency measures.

• Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
In 2012, Doctors Hospital received ACR accreditation in Mammography, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, Breast US, and US Guided Breast Biopsy and now has the designation of Breast Imaging Center of Excellence! The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation is awarded to breast imaging centers that achieve excellence by seeking and earning accreditation in all of the ACR’s voluntary breast-imaging accreditation programs and modules, in addition to the mandatory Mammography Accreditation Program.
• Seal of Excellence

In 2010, Doctors Hospital was awarded a seal of excellence in recognition of its excellence in patient safety.

• Cancer Care Program Accredited

Doctors Hospital's cancer program is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as a Teaching Hospital Cancer Program with commendation in clinical research and community education. This accreditation means we offer total cancer care, including state-of-the art diagnosis, treatment and follow-up, that meets or exceeds quality standards.

• Nationally recognized for quality care

Doctors is the only hospital in central Ohio to earn dual accreditation by the American Osteopathic Association and the Joint Commission.