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    Awards and Recognitions

    Awards and recognitions provide important benchmarks in our progress and help to motivate our staff to reach for even higher quality and safety goals.

    American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Mission: Lifeline Silver Receiving award (2012)

    California Pacific Medical Center is being recognized with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Mission: Lifeline Silver Receiving award. This award recognizes hospitals for achieving 85% or higher composite adherence to all Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center Performance Achievement indicators for consecutive 12-month intervals and 75% or higher compliance on all Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center quality measures to improve the quality of care for STEMI patients.
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    American Stroke Association's Gold Performance Achievement Award (2012)

    California Pacific received the American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Performance Achievement Award by reaching the goal of treating stroke patients with 85% or higher compliance to core standard levels of care.






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    NCDR Action Registry-GWTG Performance Achievement Award (2011, 2012)

    California Pacific Medical Center has received American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR® ACTION Registry®–GWTG™ Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2012 – one of only 168 hospitals nationwide to do so.

    California Pacific Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Gold Performance Achievement Award for 2011 – one of only 167 hospitals nationwide to do so.
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    Top performers on key quality (2011)

    California Pacific Medical Center was named one of the nation’s top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditation of health care organizations in America. The Joint Commission recognition is based on data reported about evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care and children’s asthma. To be recognized as a top performer on key quality measures an organization must meet two 95 percent performance thresholds.
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    CPMC Physicians on Best Doctors in America®. (2011)

    More than 200 physicians at California Pacific Medical Center and the Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation have been named on the prestigious list of Best Doctors in America®. (2011).
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    Best Hospitals

    2013 U.S. News & World Report named CPMC’s Neurology/Neurosurgery and Orthopedics programs as high performing specialties. (2013) Opens new window
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    Leapfrog Top Hospital (2010)

    For the fifth year in a row, California Pacific has been recognized by the Leapfrog Group as one of the Top Hospitals in the nation for Quality and Safety. We are one of only three hospitals in the nation to be included in this prestigious list for fifth consecutive years. This voluntary survey of more than 1,200 hospitals in 41 states provides the most complete picture of hospital quality and safety available in the U.S. For more details, go to the Leapfrog Group site.

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