Awards

East Liverpool Community Hospital was proud to receive the Healthgrades Award for Patient Safety, named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson Health and recieved and A rating for Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade.

EAST LIVERPOOL CITY HOSPITAL RATED AMONGST THE NATION’S BEST HOSPITALS

Everest Award - Top 13 nationally ranked hospital

IBM Watson Top 100 Award – Top 100 nationally ranked hospital

What does this mean?

  • Better Survival Rates
  • Fewer Complications and Infections
  • Shorter Length of Stay
  • Shorter Emergency Department Wait Times
  • Lower Inpatient Expenses
  • Higher Patient Satisfaction.

East Liverpool City Hospital Awarded the 2018 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award

East Liverpool City Hospital was awarded the prestigious 2018 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award. This designation recognizes the superior performance of hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious and potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays.

East Liverpool City Hospital is the only hospital in Columbiana County to receive this acclaimed recognition. East Liverpool City Hospital is a member of Prime Healthcare. Prime Healthcare’s network of hospitals have more recipients of the Patient Safety Excellence Award for three consecutive years (2016-2018) than any other health system in the country.

“We applaud the hospitals who have received the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award,” said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Healthgrades. “Their dedication and commitment to providing safe care creates tangible results for patients.”

This distinction places East Liverpool City Hospital among the top 5 percent of all acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data for its excellent performance as evaluated by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.

During the 2014 to 2016 study period, Healthgrades found that patients treated in hospitals receiving the Patient Safety Excellence Award were, on average:

  • 55.6 percent less likely to experience an accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care, than patients treated at non-recipient hospitals
  • 52.4 percent less likely to experience a collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest, than patients treated at non-recipient hospitals
  • 62.8 percent less likely to experience catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital, than patients treated at non-recipient hospitals

Awards and Accreditations

  • Everest Award – Ranked amongst the Top 13 hospitals in the nation who were awarded the IBM Watson Top 100
  • IBM Watson Top 100 Hospitals in the nation
  • Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award
  • Healthgrades 2018 “5 Star Recipient” for Treatment of Heart Failure
  • Healthgrades 2018 “5 Star Recipient” for the Treatment of Pnemonia
  • Healthgrades 2018 “5 Star Recipient” for the Treatment of Respiratory Failure
  • Healthgrades 2018 “5 Star Recipient” for the Treatment of Sepsis
  • Leapfrog Patient Safety “A” for 2018 – Only hospital in Columbiana County
  • American College of Cardiology Accreditation Oct 15, 2017
  • American Heart Association Training Center
  • Joint Commission Accreditation April 30, 2016
  • Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for: Heart Failure, Pneumonia, and SCIP
  • Laboratory Accreditation by the College of American Pathologists April 20, 2016

MEDICAL IMAGING

ACR Accredited in all modalities: Mammography, Cat Scan, MRI, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Medicine

MQSA/FDA Certified in Mammography

Participants in NRDR(National Radiology Dose Registry)/DIR (Dose Index Registry)

CT Scanner received XR-29 Compliance, 2015

Participants in Image Gently and Image Wisely