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Lancaster Medical Center Awards & Accrediations

Awards and accreditations

The following awards, accreditations and associations endorse us as a quality healthcare provider. We are proud to offer the level of service they represent. 

  • The Joint Commission
  • Top Performer In The Nation on Key Quality Measures
    •  Heart Failure – 5 years
    • Heart Attack – 4 years
    • Pneumonia – 5 years
    • Surgical Care – 5 years
  • Recipient of National Press Ganey Summit Award for Outstanding Core Measures – 3 straight years
  • American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure
  • American Heart/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Award for Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite
  • 2018 Zero Harm Awards by the South Carolina Hospital Association:
    • SSI Abdominal Hysterectomy • Hospital Wide • 18 Months
    • SSI Colon • Hospital Wide • 18 Months
    • CLABSI • CCU • 18 Months
    • CLABSI • ICU • 24 Months
    • SSI Knee • Hospital Wide • 30 Months
  • Best Nursing Home by the US News & World Report as well as Short Stay Facility for the Transitional Care Unit, 2018-2019
U.S. News and world reports best nursing homes award for 2018 and 2019     U.S. News and World Reports Best Nursing Homes for Short Stay and Rehabilitation award for 2018 and 2019