Awards

NorthBay Health garnered numerous awards and accolades in the past several months.

U.S. News & World Reports Best Hospitals program again recognized NorthBay in 2022 as a High Performing Hospital in six specific specialty procedures and conditions: COPD, Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Kidney Failure, Pneumonia and Stroke.

On Dec. 6, U.S. News & World Reports followed up on its list adding NorthBay maternity care to its “High Performing” list of specialties as well.

American Heart Association’s GoldPlus Get With The Guidelines® –  Stroke quality achievement awardFor the sixth consecutive year, NorthBay also received the American Heart Association’s GoldPlus Get With The Guidelines® –  Stroke quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive appropriate, timely treatment. 

In addition, NorthBay also earned a spot on the association’s Target: Stroke Honor Roll by meeting quality measures developed to reduce the time between a patient’s arrival at the hospital and treatment with the clot-buster tissue plasminogen activator, or tPA, the only drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat an ischemic stroke. NorthBay also earned the Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll award, which honors its effort to ensure patients with type 2 diabetes receive the most up-to-date, evidence-based care when hospitalized with cardiovascular disease or stroke.


2022 Excellence in Healthcare Award from the Integrated Healthcare Association (IHAAnd in December, NorthBay Medical Group earned the 2022 Excellence in Healthcare Award from the Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) for top performance on clinical quality, patient experience and cost measures. The award recognizes provider organizations that perform in the top 50 percent in all three major AMP areas: clinical quality, patient experience, and total cost of care. NorthBay is one of only 27 organizations statewide to earn the honor.


American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain – MI Registry Gold Performance Achievement Award for 2022NorthBay was also honored with the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain  MI Registry Gold Performance Achievement Award for 2022, one of only 81 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. The award honors NorthBay’s commitment to providing top quality, guideline-driven care for heart attack patients.

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