Awards

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Recognized by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)

Our Breast Care Center has been recognized for excellence by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a quality-assurance program administered by the American College of Surgeons. The NAPBC certification is granted only to breast centers who voluntarily commit to the highest standard of care and undergo a rigorous evaluation of their treatment process.


Consumer Choice Award

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital received a 5-Star Award from Professional Research Consultants for excellent patient ratings of overall quality of care for Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers & Systems (HCAHPS) discharge information.


Partnership for Patients

We received a Partnership for Patients award from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid by reducing early elective deliveries before 39 weeks gestation.


Recognized by the Iowa Healthcare Collaborative and Partnership for Patients

Methodist Jennie Edmundson was recognized by the Iowa Healthcare Collaborative and Partnership for Patients as one of the hospitals leading the way in assure safe care for moms and their babies by reducing the hospital's early induction rate to zero. Obstetricians and their offices educated women about the risks of early delivery by induction and assisted them in making the right decision to wait to deliver until after 39 weeks.


Accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for Mammography

Mammography services are accredited by the American College of Radiology and approved by the FDA.


Methodist Jennie Edmundson MRI is Accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR)

The MRI Accreditation Program evaluates staff qualifications, quality control, MR safety policies and image quality.


Accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for Stereotactic Breast Biopsy

The Breast Health Center has been accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for Stereotactic Breast Biopsy which means it has met strict staff qualifications, equipment, quality control, quality assurance, the accuracy of needle placement, image quality and dose.


Accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for Breast Ultrasound

The Breast Health Center has been accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for breast ultrasound which means it has met strict standards involving staff qualifications, equipment, quality control, quality assurance, the accuracy of needle placement, image quality and dose.


Outstanding Achievement for Cancer Care - American College of Surgeons

The only nationally accredited cancer program in southwest Iowa, Methodist Jennie Edmundson was honored with the Outstanding Achievement Award by the American College of Surgeons.


Open-Heart Surgery Program Earns Top Rating from Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital has been recognized by the Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS) with a 3-star rating for the outcomes of the open-heart surgery program.


Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital has earned Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC).


Achieving the highest practice standards.

All Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital CT scanners are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR awards accreditation to facilities that achieve high practice standards. The program also evaluates personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures and quality assurance programs.


Nationally certified for interventional radiology

The interventional radiologists at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital are subspecialty certified in interventional radiology by the American Board of Radiology.


Methodist Center for Diabetes and Nutrition

American Diabetes Association Recognition

The Methodist Jennie Edmundson Diabetes Center has been awarded the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Education Recognition Certificate for its quality diabetes self-management education program.


Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital has been recognized with Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. This designation shows that our stroke program has met the critical elements of performance to achieve long-term, successful outcomes for stroke patients.


Accredited by The Joint Commission

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission.


Accredited by the American Society of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

AASM sets standards and promotes excellence in sleep medicine education and research.