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Garden Park Medical Center recognized for top performance

Garden Park Medical Center in Gulfport was recently recognized for its performance. (Photo source: GPMC) Garden Park Medical Center in Gulfport was recently recognized for its performance. (Photo source: GPMC)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

Garden Park Medical Center in Gulfport was recently recognized for its top performance, five years in a row.

The Joint Commission acknowledged the hospital as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for 2014. The four measure sets are heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care and perinatal care.

This achievement demonstrates the medical center’s commitment to assure that evidence based interventions are delivered in the right way.

The Joint Commission’s Top Performer on Key Quality Measures program recognizes accredited hospitals that attain excellence in accountability measure performance.

The program was launched to encourage hospitals to consistently improve their performance by recognizing those that achieve excellence in this arena. In turn, this improves the overall care patients receive.

GPMC is one of 1,224 hospitals surveyed. 

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