Flowers Hospital recently received the 2016 Platinum Performance Achievement Award from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry for the ACTION Registry-GWTG. Flowers Hospital was the only hospital in the state of Alabama to receive this award.
The award is given to hospitals that demonstrate sustained achievement of performance measures in the treatment of heart attack patients through the implementation of ACTION Registry®-GWTG™ and in-hospital initiation of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Clinical Guideline recommendations.
The ACTION Registry-GWTG is a risk-adjusted, outcomes-based quality improvement program that focuses exclusively on high-risk STEMI/NSTEMI patients. It helps hospitals apply College of Cardiology/American Heart Association clinical guideline recommendations in their facilities and provides invaluable tools to measure care and achieve quality improvement goals.
About Flowers Hospital
Flowers Hospital has served the healthcare needs of the Wiregrass for more than 60 years. The facility is an important resource for the Dothan community, and it also serves as a major tertiary referral center for the tri-state area of south Alabama, southwest Georgia and northwest Florida.
By combining responsible personnel of approximately 1,300 employees, modern equipment and supplies, effective management, sophisticated support services, up-to-date professional education programs and a staff of more than 280 exceptional physicians, Flowers Hospital is able to assure patients of quality healthcare.
Flowers Hospital was named as one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of U.S. Healthcare Organizations, for attaining and sustaining excellence in the following measure sets: Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care.
4370 West Main St.
Dothan, AL 36305