Our Commitment to Quality

At McLaren Lapeer Region, we are committed to patient safety and being the most trusted provider of health care services in the region. A leader in providing innovative, quality care to our patients, McLaren Lapeer Region has been recognized for excellence in quality by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, HealthGrades, The Leapfrog Group, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and U.S. News and World Report.

McLaren Lapeer Region has received the Premier Award for Quality and was awarded the Governor’s Award of Excellence for five consecutive years for Improving Care in the Emergency Room and Hospital Setting. The hospital also holds separate accreditations by the College of American Pathologists, The American College of Sleep Disorders, the American College of Echo cardiology and the American College of Surgeons as a Verified Level II Trauma Center.

Listed here are the most current recognition awarded to McLaren Lapeer Region for excellence in patient safety and care. To see McLaren Lapeer Region's scores as they compare nationally and locally, and to find safety tips for patients and their loved ones, visit the Hospital Safety Score website at www.hospitalsafetyscore.org. Local hospitals' scores are also available on the free mobile app, available at www.hospitalsafetyscore.org.

CareChex America’s Top Quality Providers Award
  • Medical Excellence Award: #29 in the Nation in Heart Attack Treatment, Top 10% in the Nation in Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage, Heart Failure Treatment, Hip Fracture Repair and Orthopedic Care, Pneumonia Care and Stroke Care, 2016
  • Patient Safety Award: Top 10% in the Nation in Heart Attack Treatment, Heart Failure Treatment, Hip Fracture Repair and Pneumonia Care, 2016
The Leapfrog Group Hospital Safety Score
  • “A” rating, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015
HealthStream Excellence Through Innovation Award
  • Onboarding Category, 2015
  • Resuscitation Category, 2015
MPRO Governor’s Award of Excellence
  • Outstanding Achievement in Reducing Health Care-Associated Infections in the Acute Care Hospital Setting, 2014
  • Outstanding Achievement in Reducing Health Care-Acquired Conditions, Transitional Care Unit, 2014
Accreditations and Verifications:
  • Level II Trauma Center, verified by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma, 3 year verification
  • McLaren Lapeer Region Sleep Center, accredited and members of American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), 5 year accreditation
  • McLaren Lapeer Region main laboratory, accredited by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP)

McLaren Lapeer Region receives MPRO's 2017 Governor's Award of Excellence in five quality and safety categories

McLaren Lapeer Region has been honored for exceptional quality and safety in five categories with MPRO’s 2017 Governor’s Award of Excellence. The awards are given to health care providers that “have achieved, maintained and continually improved in specific rigorous milestones related to the award they received.” The presentation of awards took place May 10 in Bath Township. “McLaren Lapeer Region is pleased to have achieved this distinction among hospitals in Michigan,” said Chris Candela, PT, MBA, pres...

May, 2017

McLaren Lapeer Region Earns 2015 CareChex Quality Awards

McLaren Lapeer Region received the highest rating (above the 90th percentile) from CareChex for Hip Fracture Repair. Lapeer also ranked in the Top 10% in the nation for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage, Heart Failure Treatment, Pneumonia Care, Pulmonary Care, Stroke Care, and Overall Medical Care.

December, 2015

McLaren Home Infusion Pharmacy receives prestigious CHAP accreditation

McLaren Home Infusion Pharmacy has been awarded accreditation under the Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP) for maintaining the highest Standards of Excellence. CHAP accreditation demonstrates that McLaren Home Infusion Pharmacy meets the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards. Rigorous evaluation by CHAPS focuses on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources, and long term viability. Through CHAP accreditation, McLaren Home Infusi...

February, 2015

McLaren Lapeer Region Earns The Leapfrog Group -- Hospital Safety Award

McLaren Lapeer Region was honored for the second time in a row with an "A" grade for hospital safety.

September, 2014

McLaren Lapeer Region Earns U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospital List

McLaren Lapeer Region was included in the recently released U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals list. LRMC was nationally ranked in the areas of Gastroenterology and Pulmonology. Other high performing specialties mentioned include; Geriatrics, Gynecology, Kidney Disorders and Orthopedics.

August, 2014