Becker’s Hospital Review: 100 Hospitals with Great Orthopedic Programs
(November, 2015) - Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center was named in Becker’s 2015 Hospital Review list of “100 Hospitals with Great Orthopedic Programs.” The announcement recognizes orthopedic surgery departments, programs or dedicated centers that have earned special recognition.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Gold Award
(November, 2015) – Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is among a select group of hospitals and transplant centers nationwide recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for reaching gold, silver, or bronze levels of achievement by conducting activities that promoted enrollment in state organ donor registries.
ICHOM Case Study
(July, 2015) - The Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute has been chosen as the subject for a case study by the prestigious International Consortium of Health Outcomes Measures (ICHOM).
“Most Wired” Hospital
(Ann Arbor, MI and Chicago, IL July 13, 2015) — Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center has been recognized as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals, according to results of the 2015 Most Wired Survey published in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Premier Inc., Diversity Award
(June, 2015) - Saint Francis Care received the Diversity Award at Premier’s annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition.
Gold-Plus Award For Heart Failure Care
(Hartford, Conn. June 3, 2015) - Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation’s secondary prevention guidelines for patients with heart failure.
LeapFrog Group “A” Hospital Safety Score
(April, 2015) - Saint Francis Care has again received an “A” rating Hospital Safety Score℠ from The Leapfrog Group, a national hospital quality watchdog organization. Saint Francis is one of only two Connecticut hospitals to receive “Straight A” recognition since the program’s inception in 2012.