Pasco, Pinellas, Hillsborough, Florida (December 14, 2015) – HCA Pasco County Hospitals – Medical Center of Trinity and Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point were named among the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures®. The Joint Commission’s Top Performers recognizes hospitals that attain excellence on accountability measures related to evidence-based care for certain conditions.
Medical Center of Trinity was named a Top Performing Hospital for the following conditions: heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care, stroke.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point was named a Top Performing Hospital for the following conditions: heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care, Venous Thromboembolism (VTE – the formation of blood clots in the vein), and stroke.
“The Joint Commission’s Top Performers recognition uses objective data to determine the top hospitals, and we are proud that more than three-quarters of HCA’s hospitals have been recognized for their consistent achievement of high performance levels on key quality measures,” said Dr. Jonathan B. Perlin, HCA’s Chief Medical Officer and President of Clinical Services.
Inclusion on the list is based on aggregation of accountability measure data reported during the previous calendar year. To be recognized as a Top Performer on key quality measures an organization must meet 95% or more on performance thresholds on accountability measure data.
In addition to being included in the release of The Joint Commission’s “Improving America’s Hospitals” annual report, HCA’s Pasco County hospitals will be recognized on The Joint Commission’s Quality Check website – www.qualitycheck.org.
About Medical Center of Trinity
Medical Center of Trinity is a 236 bed, state-of-the-art, all-private room hospital strategically located in the tri-county area of Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties. The facility is located at 9330 State Road 54, Trinity, FL 34655, near the intersection of State Road (SR) 54 and Little Road. Medical Center of Trinity clinical and acute-care programs include:
Medical Center of Trinity has received Chest Pain Center with PCI accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). The hospital has also been designated as an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center and has been named a recipient of the 2014 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care.
Medical Center of Trinity is recognized among the nation’s Top Performers on four key quality measures – heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care by The Joint Commission— the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The Cancer Care program is an Accredited Comprehensive Community Cancer Program by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.
For more information on Medical Center of Trinity, visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com or call (727) 834-4000. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
About Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
Regional Medical Center Bayonet has been serving the community since 1981. We are a 290-bed acute care hospital located in Hudson, FL and home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. We have more than 350 physicians, 1,264 employees and 500 volunteers on our integrated healthcare delivery team.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has achieved distinction in the following areas:
Level II Trauma Center
Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
2010, 2011, and 2013 Top Performing Hospital for Key Quality Measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care – The Joint Commission
Certified Advance Primary Stroke Center – Joint Commission
Heart & Stroke Champions Award Winner 1998 – 2011
MRI, CT, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Medicine Accredited – American College of Radiology
Approved Community Cancer Program – American College of Surgeons.
5 Joint Commission Disease-Specific Certifications: primary stroke center, acute myocardial infarction, coronary artery bypass graft, joint replacement hip, joint replacement knee!
Awarded Hospital Safety Score of “A” in SIX consecutive rankings by The Leapfrog Group.
Recipient of the 2014 American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Gold Performance Achievement Award in stroke.
Awarded full Atrial Fibrillation Certification status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC).
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is located at 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, FL. 34667. For additional information on Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point visit www.rmchealth.com or www.heartoftampa.com or visit us on Facebook.