Seven CHI Health hospitals have received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines® Target: Stroke Quality Achievement Award, Gold Level.
CHI Health Lakeside has been named #1 in the region by Consumer Reports for hospital safety. The ratings were based on infections, readmission, complications and other adverse events.
CHI Health Lakeside Catheterization Lab has been recognized for achieving high-quality standards of care by the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE), an independent, physician-led organization dedicated to best practices in cardiovascular care. ACE is the global leader in accreditation and external quality review services for all catheter-based cardiovascular procedures. ACE is sponsored by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) and the American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF).
CHI Health Breast Health Center at Lakeside is certified by three national accrediting bodies, the highest achievement available. Only 11 centers in the country have the elite distinction as of January, 2016.
As a Certified Primary Stroke Center, CHI Health Lakeside follows nationally recognized standards and guidelines for stroke care, which can significantly improve patient outcomes and limit the long-term effects of the illness. Comprehensive stroke services include specialized emergency and inpatient care, physical rehabilitation and comprehensive outpatient therapy.
CHI Health Lakeside has earned the Perinatal Care Certification from The Joint Commission. The certification program recognizes hospitals that are committed to achieving patient-centered care for mothers and their newborns.