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OhioHealth Awards of Excellence

Grant Medical Center

• Level I Trauma Center

Grant has maintained verification as a Level I Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons since 1993.  As the busiest adult Level I Trauma Center in Ohio, Grant Trauma provides care to thousands of seriously injured patients regardless of severity or complexity.

• 100 Top Hospitals
In 2014, OhioHealth Grant Medical Center was named to the Truven Health 100 Top Hospitals® list in the "Teaching Hospitals" category for the fifth time. The award recognizes Grant for excellence in key performance areas, including patient satisfaction, patient safety, quality of care, financial stability, and operational efficiency. In addition, the hospital also received the Everest Award for the second consecutive year, having set national benchmarks for both the fastest long-term (five year) improvement and highest (current) performance on the 100 Top Hospitals’ Balanced Scorecard.
• American Stroke Association’s “Target: Stroke” Honor Roll

For the second consecutive year, Grant has been named to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s “Target: Stroke” Honor Roll for its commitment to and success in improving care for stroke patients. Grant is one of only seven in the state to receive this award.

• Grant’s STEMI program
Grant Medical Center’s STEMI (ST-elevation myocardial infarction) program has been recognized for its commitment to a higher standard of care for heart attack patients with the American Heart Association’s “Mission: Lifeline Silver Performance Achievement Award.”
In 12 consecutive months, Grant’s STEMI program has treated 92 percent of eligible STEMI patients within 90 minutes, a timeframe recommended by the American Heart Association. Our treatment rate outperforms the Ohio rate of 65 percent and the national rate of 63 percent. These figures are a true testament to our quality of care and our coordination with EMS teams. 
This award recognizes our constant efforts, dedication and passion to improve the health of those we serve. Thank you and congratulations to our physicians and associates in the Cath Lab and Emergency Department who made this accomplishment a reality.
• Excellence in Stroke Treatment

In 2011, Grant Medical Center received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® -- Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement award. This award recognizes Grant's commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations. This is the fourth consecutive year that Grant has achieved this designation. Grant Medical Center also was a recipient of the association’s Target: Stroke Honor Roll, for significantly improving stroke care.

• CoC Outstanding Achievement Award

In 2010, Grant Medical Center's Cancer Care program received the CoC Outstanding Achievement Award, given by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. This three-year commendation award highlights the program's excellence for 36 standards and commendation in all seven standards for which commendation is available.

• Disease-Specific Certifications

In 2010, Grant Medical Center was awarded three disease-specific certifications from The Joint Commission for Joint Replacement - Knee, Joint Replacement - Hip and Heart Failure. Grant also received an advanced certification as a Primary Stroke Center.

• Nursing Excellence-Magnet Status

In 2010, the American Nurses Credentialing Center re-designated Grant Medical Center as a Magnet hospital. Magnet Designation is the highest level of recognition awarded to healthcare organizations for nursing excellence. Having first received this recognition in 2005, being re-designated places Grant among the top three percent of hospitals worldwide to receive Magnet status.

• Blue Distinction Center

Grant is designated as a Blue Distinction Center by BlueCross BlueShield Association for Cardiac Care, Knee and Hip Replacement, and Spine Surgery.

• NAPBC Accreditation

Grant is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), administered by the American College of Surgeons. Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.

• Teaching Hospital Cancer Program

Grant Medical Center'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. They also received commendation in all standards.