Highmark Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care 2007
Memorial Medical Center has been named a Highmark Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care. Facilities who earn this national distinction are recognized for offering best practices and standards of care in cardiac care.
HomeCare Elite Top 500 2007 - Conemaugh Home Health
Conemaugh Home Health has been recognized as one of the nation's top 6% home health agencies based on quality, improvement and financial performance. Only 15 home health providers in Pennsylvania earned this national recognition.
CareScience – 2006 Select Practice National Quality Leader, Cardiac Bypass Surgery
Memorial Medical Center’s bypass surgery program earned this national quality award based on extensive clinical and quantifiable data. This data includes 16 different clinical indicators, more than any other national quality award or designation. Please click on "Cardiac Bypass Surgery" in the box on the CareScience home page for more detailed information.
American Association of Neurological Surgeons – 2006 BrainLab Community Neurosurgery Award
Awarded to Alfred Bowles, MD, director of the John P. Murtha Neuroscience and Pain Institute and chair of the Memorial Medical Center Department of Neurosciences, for an outstanding abstract related to central nervous system tumors.
National Research Corporation - Consumer Choice Award 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002
For five consecutive years, area health care consumers have identified Memorial Medical Center as having the highest quality and image compared to hospitals in more than 180 markets.
National Association for Home Care - 2005 National Home Care Hospital Reduction Project
Conemaugh Home Health ranked in the top eight percent nationwide for low levels of unplanned hospitalizations among patients, earning it this notable recognition.
Hospitals and Healthsystems of Pennsylvania – 2005 Award for Employee Relations
Presented to Memorial Medical Center’s critical care nursing program for outstanding commitment to employees.
Thomson Top 100 Hospital – Heart Surgery 2004, 2003, 2002, 1999
Memorial Medical Center has been named one of the country’s 100 Top heart hospitals four times – one of only a few hospitals in the country to earn four-time recognition.
National Association for Employee Recognition –2005 Best Practice Winner for Service Excellence
Management teams at MMC developed an effective employee recognition strategy that strengthened patient care by helping to reduce turnover, increase productivity and create a positive work environment.
SodexhoUSA -2005 Regional Showcase Account and Client Satisfaction Excellence
Awarded to Memorial Medical Center’s Food and Nutrition Team for its innovation and exceptional customer satisfaction scores.
Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council -2005 Certificates of Excellence
Presented to Memorial Medical Center and Meyersdale Medical Center for having the lowest initial error rates and meeting deadlines for all quarterly data submission
American Hospital Association -2003 Most Wired Hospitals
Presented to Memorial Medical Center for investing and using technology to streamline business and clinical practices, improve patient safety and improve clinical outcomes.
YWCA Tribute to Women
This annual event applauds area women for their leadership and commitment to the community. Several women in professions across Conemaugh Health System have earned this special recognition nearly every year.
Simply The Best
Memorial Medical Center has earned repeated recognitions of “Simply the Best” by readers of the Johnstown Tribune-Democrat in categories such as “The Best Nurse,” The Best Place to Volunteer,” “The Best Hospital Food,” and “The Best Health Club.”
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