Rewards and Recognition

Recent Achivements

  • Six straight "A" letter grades for hospital safety by The Leapfrog Group - one of only 204 out of more than 2,500 hospitals surveyed nationwide.
  • Get With The Guidelines Silver Plus Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients
  • Being ranked #7 out of more than 60 Massachusetts hospitals surveyed by
  • Mass Department of Public Health SCORE (Stroke Collaborative Reaching for Excellence) Award for defect-free care
  • A statewide award by an advisory panel to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) for the exemplary work of its TB Clinic.
  • Joint Commission Top Improver for CORE Measures
  • Ranking among the top 2 percent of all hospitals in the country for short wait times, according to statistics compiled by an influential healthcare publication.
  • 2013 Top Hospital Recipient by The Leapfrog Group

Among our other nationally-recognized achievements, we are proud to have these valued partnerships and certifications:

  • Joint Commission Accreditation - fully accredited by The Joint Commission, a distinction that is a nationwide seal of approval that indicates we meet high performance standards
  • Harrington HealthCare System's two Emergency Care Centers - are designated Stroke Centers for Massachusetts DPH
  • College of American Pathologists accreditation
  • American College of Radiology accreditation