WEBSTER, Texas, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The surgery and emergency departments at Bay Area Regional recently received a Center of Excellence recognition for patient engagement, ranking among the top in the nation.
The Surgery Department received a Certificate of Excellence for scoring nationally in the 99th percentile for patient satisfaction, and the Emergency Department received a Certificate of Excellence for scoring nationally in the 90th percentile for patient satisfaction. Both departments were awarded for the first quarter in 2017.
"We are proud that the patients in the Houston Bay Area have the best patient experiences in the entire country - right here close to home at Bay Area Regional Medical Center," said Stephen K. Jones, Jr., CEO at Bay Area Regional. "Each day the team at Bay Area Regional makes a difference in people's lives, and that difference is evident by all of the accreditations and accolades the hospital has achieved."
Bay Area Regional has the highest level Chest Pain Center Accreditation, is in pursuit of Level III Trauma Designation, and has achieved a Center of Excellence Accreditation for Bariatric Surgery and Hidden Scar Breast Surgery.
"We have become the preferred hospital in the Houston Bay Area," said Jones. "With a focus on excellence, amazing teamwork and a collaborative environment at Bay Area Regional, the entire team of doctors, nurses, aids, techs and hospital staff make the culture at Bay Area Regional what it is today that makes patients love the care here."
About Bay Area Regional Medical Center
Bay Area Regional Medical Center is committed to providing the highest quality medical care while making a difference in people's lives. Designed with a beautiful, soothing environment, Bay Area Regional offers some of the latest technology for physicians to provide advanced diagnostic and treatment techniques. Since opening in July 2014, Bay Area Regional has achieved the highest level Chest Pain Center Accreditation, is in pursuit of Level III Trauma Designation, and has achieved a Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery and Hidden Scar Breast Surgery. The hospital offers services such as heart and vascular services, general surgery, orthopedics, emergency services, surgical weight-loss, outpatient imaging, including 3D Mammography with a new Women's OB unit opening in September 2017. For more information, visit www.BARMC.us.
Contact: Abbey Lee
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