Awards and Recognitions
Awards are a recognition that what we do and how we do it, every day, truly matters.
Providence Medical Center, a member of
Prime Healthcare, has been named to the Fortune/IBM
Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list in 2020. This is the
first time the Medical Center has been recognized with this honor as one of the top performing medium
community hospital in the U.S.
Providence has achieved the Healthgrades 2020 America’s 250 Best
Hospitals Award™. The distinction places Providence in the top 5
percent of nearly 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for its superior
clinical performance as measured by
Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems.
Providence was also recently recognized by Healthgrades for top 5% in the
nation for Critical Care (2020); Overall GI Services (3 years in a row);
Overall Orthopedic Services (2020-2 years in a row); and Patient Safety
(2017-2019). New awards for Providence in 2020 include being the recipient
of the Health grades 2020 Stroke Care Excellence Award; being named among
the top 10” % in the nation for Treatment of Stroke (2020); and
Five-Star recipient for the Treatment of Stroke (2020).
Providence also received Five-Star recognition in Spinal Fusion (14 years
in a row), Hip Fracture Treatment (4 years in a row); Treatment of Pneumonia
(4 years in a row); Pacemaker Procedures (3 years in a row); Treatment
of GI Bleed(3 years in a row); Treatment of Bowel Obstruction (3 years
in a row); Treatment of Pancreatitis (4 Years in a row); Gallbladder Removal
Surgery (5 years in a row); Treatment of Sepsis (5 years in a row); Esophageal/Stomach
Surgeries (2 years in a row); and Carotid Surgery (2 years in a row).
The new report demonstrates how clinical performance continues to differ
dramatically between hospitals regionally and nationally.
The Healthgrades 2020 Report to the Nation demonstrates how clinical performance
differs dramatically between hospitals.
Other awards and recognitions Providence has received in past years include:
Providence received an “A” For Patient Safety (Spring 2020)
as a Leapfrog
Hospital Safety Grade
- Hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC)
- Laboratory is fully accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP)
- Imaging services accredited by the American College of Radiology
- Threeyear term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission
(IAC) in Echocardiography in the area(s) of Adult Transesophageal, Adult
Stress, and Adult Transthoracic.
- American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Accreditation 2020
- Chest Pain Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers 2018-2020
- Providence is a Level IV Trauma Center in Kansas as well as a Certified
Primary Stroke Center.
- Accredited Sleep Disorders Center