McLaren Macomb Awards

McLaren Macomb recognized by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for stroke care

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich.— McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed acute care hospital serving all of Macomb County, has earned recognition from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for its proficiency in its care of stroke patients. The hospital’s stroke program earned the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus and Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite awards for the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of its treatment of patients who have suffered a stroke. Dr. Aniel Majjhoo Based on up-to-d...

May, 2018

McLaren Macomb earns 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award from Healthgrades

MOUNT CLEMENS— McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed acute care hospital serving all of Macomb County, has earned a 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award from Healthgrades, a nationwide list recognizing hospitals for their “performance in safeguarding patients from serious, potentially preventable complications during their hospital stay.” Healthgrades’ mission is “to provide trusted information that helps consumers and providers make meaningful connections.” Inclusion on the list of this year’s recipients places ...

May, 2018

McLaren Macomb earns ‘A’ for patient safety in Spring 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich.— McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed acute care hospital serving all of Macomb County, earned an ‘A’ grade in the Spring 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades for its efforts in protecting patients from harm while meeting the highest safety standards in the United States. The Leapfrog Group, an organization aiming to improve health care quality and safety for consumers, assigns letter grades of A, B, C, D or F to all hospitals in the country based on their performance in preventing medical e...

April, 2018

McLaren Macomb earns statewide Hospital Patient Safety Award

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich.— McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed acute care hospital serving all of Macomb County, this week was awarded a 2018 Hospital Patient Safety Award from the Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM). A nonprofit group comprised of Michigan’s largest employers and unions, the EAM award recognizes hospitals throughout the state who “perform high marks and improvement in patient safety and quality of care.” McLaren Macomb earned the Improvement Award, awarded to hospitals that have shown improvement ...

March, 2018

Bariatric Surgery Institute at McLaren Macomb earns Blue Distinction Center+ designation from BCBS

The Bariatric Surgery Institute at McLaren Macomb has been designated by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Bariatric Surgery. Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® is a directory created to identify facilities with proven expertise in delivering specialty care. The Distinction Center Program was developed with input from the medical community and evaluates hospitals’ specialty care and their ability to deliver high-quality outcomes. “The objective of our office ...

Bariatric Surgery Institute at McLaren Macomb earns Blue Distinction Center+ designation from BCBS
January, 2018

McLaren Macomb medical lab earns re-accreditation from the College of American Pathologists

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. —McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed hospital in Mount Clemens, and its pathology lab have earned a two-year re-accreditation from the College of American Pathologists (CAP). Certified by the American Board of Pathologists, the CAP is widely regarded as the leading body of laboratory quality assurance. Based on results from a recent rigorous, on-site survey, the accreditation certifies the lab’s technical competency and its ability to produce accurate and dependable data. “In order to admin...

November, 2017

McLaren Macomb - American College of Radiology accreditation

The Breast Center holds several important certifications and accreditations from national review organizations, assuring patients that the hospital maintains the highest standards of treatment. The McLaren Macomb Breast Center is accredited in mammography with the American College of Radiology, and certified by the State of Michigan and federal government. Technologists at the center are registered in mammography, and radiologists are board certified and hold additional credentials in mammography. By ma...

McLaren Macomb - American College of Radiology accreditation
September, 2017

McLaren Macomb awarded Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers by The Joint Commission

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich.— McLaren Macomb has earned the Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers by The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check. The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies health care organizations and programs in the United States, symbolizing quality and commitment performance standards. The certification is in recognition of McLaren Macomb Neurosciences Institute’s dedicati...

July, 2017

McLaren Macomb Earns McLaren Macomb Heart Failure Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)

McLaren Macomb is one of only three hospitals in Michigan to have earned Heart Failure Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). To earn accreditation, the hospital underwent a rigorous evaluation of the programs for  assisting and managing heart failure patients . The process requires that the hospital meet specific criteria based upon the recommendations of industry experts. From emergency responders through hospital discharge, the review process ensures that patients ...

McLaren Macomb Earns McLaren Macomb Heart Failure Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
February, 2017

McLaren Macomb Nuclear Medicine Earns Accreditation by the American College of Radiology.

The hospital's Nuclear Medicine department (which performs many cardiac tests) is fully accredited by the American College of Radiology.The ACR gold seal of accreditation represents the highest level of image quality and patient safety. It is awarded only to facilities meeting ACR Practice Guidelines and Technical Standards after a peer-review evaluation by board certified physicians and medical physicists who are experts in the field. Image quality, personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipm...

McLaren Macomb Nuclear Medicine Earns Accreditation by the American College of Radiology.
February, 2017

The Mat Gaberty Heart Center recognized by Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)

The Mat Gaberty Heart Center is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center and has been recognized by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC) for its innovative processes, team work and quality outcomes. The designation is Cycle III accreditation with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention). The SCPC designation encompasses many areas of the hospital's cardiology program, including direct patient care, clinical education, emergency-room care and planning for future development. As an accredited Che...

The Mat Gaberty Heart Center recognized by Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
February, 2017

McLaren Macomb Earns Intersocietal Commission of Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL) Accreditation

McLaren Macomb has earned accreditation by the Intersocietal Commission of Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL) in the areas of adult stress, adult transesophageal and adult transthoracic echocardiography. The ICAEL"seal of approval" means that a panel of experts has completed a thorough review of the Mat Gaberty Heart Center's operational and technical components. The ICAEL review team grants accreditation only to those facilities that it determines are providing quality patient care,...

McLaren Macomb Earns Intersocietal Commission of Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL) Accreditation
February, 2017

McLaren Macomb Demonstrates Expertise in Patient Care for Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)

McLaren Macomb has demonstrated its expertise and commitment to quality patient care by meeting or exceeding a wide set of stringent criteria and undergoing a comprehensive review by an accreditation review specialist from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). About McLaren Health Care McLaren Health Care, headquartered in Flint, Michigan, is a fully integrated health network committed to quality evidence-based patient care and cost efficiency. The McLaren system includes 12 hospitals, ambu...

McLaren Macomb Demonstrates Expertise in Patient Care for Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
February, 2017

McLaren Macomb re-verified as Level II Trauma Center

McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed acute care hospital in Mount Clemens and Macomb County’s first verified trauma center, has earned re-verification as a Level II Trauma Center from the American College of Surgeons. Requiring regular re-verification, this achievement demonstrates the McLaren Macomb Emergency Department and Trauma Center’s dedication to providing exceptional care to injured patients. McLaren Macomb’s re-verification—valid until April of 2019—came following a thorough review from the Verificatio...

McLaren Macomb re-verified as Level II Trauma Center
July, 2016

McLaren Macomb receives 3-year accreditation from The Joint Commission

McLaren Macomb, the 288-bed Mount Clemens-based hospital, earned a 3-year accreditation from The Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that evaluates, accredits and certifies health care organizations and programs throughout the United States. The mission of The Joint Commission is to “continuously improve health care for the public” by “evaluating health care and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.” Trained health care p...

March, 2016

McLaren Macomb Joint Replacement Program earns Blue Distinction Center+ designation from BCBS

McLaren Macomb has been designated by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBS) as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement. Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care® is a directory created to identify facilities with proven expertise in delivering specialty care. The Distinction Center Program was developed with input from the medical community and evaluates hospitals’ specialty care and their ability to deliver high-quality outcomes. “We’re extremely proud to have earned this des...

February, 2016