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Nazareth Hospital 

HealthGrades America's 100 Best

Named one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care by HealthGrades in 2012

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Five-Star Rated for Treatment of Stroke - 11 Years in a Row (2004-2013) by HealthGrades

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Recipient of the HealthGrades' 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013 Stroke Care Excellence Award™

Awards Nazareth Hospital Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus 2013

Winner of the American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines Gold PLUS Award for Stroke Care (2013, 2012 and 2011)

Three-time winner of the American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines Gold Stroke Sustained Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Nazareth's commitment and success in implementing high quality stroke care by ensuring that patients with stroke receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards.

The Joint Commission Gold Seal

Nazareth Hospital has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval and achieved two-year Disease-Specific Care Certification (2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012) in stroke care from The Joint Commission. Nazareth was the second community hospital in the country to achieve certification for stroke care from The Joint Commission.

The Joint Commission Gold Seal

Nazareth Hospital has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval and awarded two-year Disease-Specific Certification (2010, 2012) for congestive heart failure by The Joint Commission.

Recipient of the Get With The Guidelines–Heart Failure Gold-Plus Quality Achievement and Target: Heart Failure Honor Roll awards. The honors recognize Nazareth Hospital for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation secondary prevention guidelines for heart failure patients. (2014, 2013 and 2012)

Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement

Independence Blue Cross-designated Blue Distinction+ Center® for Knee and Hip ReplacementSM

The Joint Commission Gold Seal

Nazareth Hospital has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval and awarded two-year Disease-Specific Certification (2008, 2010, 2012) for hip and knee replacement by The Joint Commission

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Recipient of the HealthGrades Joint Replacement Excellence Award

Awards Nazareth Hospital American College of Pathologists Accredited

Nazareth Hospital Lab Services is nationally accredited by the American College of Pathologists and by the American Association of Blood Banks.

Nazareth Hospital is accredited by the ACR-ASTRO Committee on Radiation Oncology Accreditation.

 

Nazareth Hospital Named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures By The Joint Commission.

Nazareth Hospital is one of only 1,099 hospitals in the U.S. recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions. The clinical processes focus on care for heart attack, pneumonia, surgery, children's asthma, stroke and venous thromboembolism, as well as inpatient psychiatric services. 

The Transitional Care Unit (TCU) at Nazareth Hospital was recently recognized in U.S. News & World Report's 2014 listing of Best Nursing Homes across the country. The TCU was one of among only 105 nursing facilities in the greater Philadelphia metropolitan area (Philadelphia suburbs, Delaware and New Jersey) earning a five-star quality rating from U.S. News & World Report to become a “Best Nursing Home.” The publication reviewed several indicators, including health inspections, safety records, staffing and Quality Measures.