Lodi Health has been recognized as a 2014 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States.
Lodi Health was the only hospital in San Joaquin County to be recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2015 annual report “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measures performance for:
• Heart attacks
• Heart failure
• Surgical care
• Perinatal care
Lodi Health is one of only 1,043 hospitals out of more than 3,300 eligible hospitals in the United States to achieve the 2014 Top Performer distinction.
“Lodi Health is proud to be named a Top Performer as it recognized the knowledge, teamwork and dedication of our entire system,” said Lodi Health CEO Daniel Wolcott. “We understand what matters most to patients and families is the quality and care they receive, and we have made it top priority to improve patient outcomes through evidence-based care processes.”
The Top Performer program recognizes hospitals for improving performance on evidence-based interventions that increase the chances of healthy outcomes for patients with certain conditions.