Lakewood Ranch Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center is dedicated to providing optimal care for heart attack patients," said Judy Young, Chief Nursing Officer. "Our team is proud to be receiving the Silver Award after our first year of involvement with the Mission Lifeline program. It speaks to the high standards of cardiac care we practice here at the hospital and the successful outcomes our patients experience."
"We commend Lakewood Ranch Medical Center for this award in recognition for following evidence-based guidelines for timely heart attack treatment," said Tim Henry, MD, Chair of the Mission: Lifeline Acute Coronary Syndrome Subcommittee. "We applaud the significant institutional commitment to their critical role in the system of care for quickly and appropriately treating heart attack patients."
The RN provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times and other duties as assigned. Call will be required