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​​​Awards and Recognition

At Floyd Medical Center, we are focused on continually improving quality of care. It is part of our mission. As a Joint Commission accredited facility, we offer best practices in health care to maintain special certifications and accreditations. In addition, we use third-party vendors who use systems designed to assist hospitals in improving the quality of inpatient care and promoting medical excellence.​​

 

Patient Safety Overall Hospital Care Floyd Medical Center  

Patient Safety Award — Top 10% in the Nation in Overall Hospital Care

CareChex, an information service of Quantros Inc., in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019​

For four consecutive years, Floyd Medical Center has been recognized as the top 10% in the nation for patient safety in Overall Hospital Care. CareChex uses a multi-dimensional methodology that includes three components of medical quality – process of care, outcomes of care and patient satisfaction.

In 2019, CareChex recognized Floyd Medical Center for being in the top 10% in the nation for Patient Safety in Overall Hospital Care, Overall Medical Care, Overall Surgical Care and the following treatment areas:

  • gastrointestinal care
  • heart attack treatment 
  • major bowel procedures
  • spinal fusion
  • spinal surgery 

 



Medical Excellence Award Top 10 Percent in Regional Overall Hospital Care Floyd Medical Center  

 

Medical Excellence Award — Top 10% in Nation and Region in Overall Hospital Care

CareChex, an information service of Quantros Inc., in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019

For four consecutive years, CareChex has recognized Floyd Medical Center for being in the top 10% in the nation for Medical Excellence in Overall Hospital Care.

In 2019, the hospital was also received the Medical Excellence award for top 10% in the nation for Overall Medical Care and Overall Surgical Care.

Floyd Medical Center received Medical Excellence award recognition in the following treatment areas for the years noted:

  • Cancer Care (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Cardiac Care (2017)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2018)
  • Gastrointestinal Care (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
  • General Surgery (2018) 
  • Heart Attack Treatment (2017, 2018)
  • Heart Failure Treatment (2017)
  • Joint Replacement (2017)
  • Major Bowel Procedures (2017, 2018, 2019)
  • Major Orthopedic Surgery (2016, 2017)
  • Pneumonia Care (2017, 2018)
  • Pulmonary Care (2016, 2017)
  • Spinal Fusion (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
  • Spinal Surgery (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

​Heyman HospiceCare Named a 2017 Hospice Honors Elite Recipient  

Heyman Hos​piceCare Named 2019 Hospice Honors Elite Recipient for Fifth Year

Heyman HospiceCare at Floyd has been named a 2019 Hospice Honors Elite recipient. The award recognizes hospice programs that provide the highest level of quality as measured from patient ​and family members' points of view. This is the fifth consecutive year that Heyman HospiceCare has earned this award.

Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award 2017 The Breast Center at Floyd  

Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award 2017 for The Breast Center at Floyd

The Breast Center at Floyd was named a 2017 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. This award recognizes top-performing health care organizations for patient experience. The Breast Center at Floyd also received this award in 2016. 

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Floyd Medical Center Heart Failure Get With the Guidelines Gold Plus Award 2017  

Floyd Medical Center Receives Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure

Floyd Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation's secondary prevention guidelines for patients with heart failure.

Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award 2017  

Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award

Floyd Medical Center has been named a recipient of the Healthgrades 2017 Patient Safety Excellence Award™ for a fourth consecutive year (2014-2017). The award recognizes superior performance in hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays.

Georgia Sleep Safe Hospital Floyd Medical Center  

Georgia Safe to Sleep Hospital

Floyd Medical Center has been named a Georgia Safe to Sleep Hospital by the Georgia Department of Public Health, highlighting the hospital's continued commitment to infant safety.

 

Georgia Region One 2017 EMS Service of the Year

Floyd Emergency Medical Services (EMS) was named Georgia Region One 2017 EMS Service of the Year by Northwest Georgia Emergency Medical Services. Northwest Georgia Emergency Medical Services is a collaboration between the Northwest Georgia EMS Advisory Council and the Georgia Office of EMS and Trauma, Region 1, and represents 16 counties across northwest Georgia.

Chest Pain Accreditation Floyd Medical Center  

Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Floyd Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention) by the American College of Cardiology. Our program offers integrated, evidence-based care, quality initiatives, clinical best-practices and the latest guidelines into caring for our cardiovascular patients.