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OhioHealth Awards of Excellence


• Excellence in Stroke Treatment

In 2014, OhioHealth Marion General Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines® - Bronze and Stroke Silver Quality Achievement awards. The awards recognizes our hospitals’ 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.

• 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital

Truven Health Analytics, formerly Thomson Reuters, has named Marion General Hospital a 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital. Hospitals were classified into three groups, with Marion General Hospital earning recognition in the Community Hospital category. To identify the Top 50, Truven Health Analytics researchers analyzed 2010 and 2011 Medicare Provider Analysis and Review data, 2010 Medicare cost reports, and 2012 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Compare data. They scored hospitals in key performance areas including risk-adjusted mortality and complications, core measures, percentage of coronary bypass patients with internal mammary artery use and 30-day mortality and readmission rates.

• Gold Performance Achievement Award and CAD Gold Performance Achievement Award

In March 2009, Marion General Hospital received the Heart Failure Gold Performance Achievement Award and CAD Gold Performance Achievement Award by the American Heart Association’s premier hospital-based quality improvement program’s National Steering Committee of Medical Professionals.