Award Winning Care

McLaren Oakland has earned the following awards:

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. What ACR Accreditation Means to Patients Here you will find answers to a few of the most frequently asked questions regarding being an American College of Radiology (ACR) Accredited facility. Why should I have my imaging exam done at an accredited facility? When you see the gold seals of accreditation prominently...

American College of Radiology accreditation
September, 2017

Stroke Center Certification

McLaren Oakland physicians and nurses who care for stroke patients have gone through a rigorous education process to better serve patients who come to our hospital with stroke signs and symptoms. To become a certified primary stroke center, the team at McLaren Oakland had to meet strict national standards. We are proud to say we have met or exceeded those expectations and we continually monitor our processes and outcomes to ensure that each patient receives the best care for maximal recovery. Members of...

Stroke Center Certification
August, 2017

NICHE Certification

In 2010 McLaren Oakland became a NICHE Certified hospital (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders). This means that our nurses have gone through, and continue to go through, extensive training to increase their knowledge to maximize the coordination of care for our geriatric patients. The importance of this certification is to ensure that we are keeping up with the needs of our aging community members. Age sensitive care promotes optimal functioning and can help seniors to maintain independence. ...

NICHE Certification
September, 2016

McLaren Oakland re-verified as Level II Trauma Center

PONTIAC, Mich.— McLaren Oakland, the 328-bed acute care hospital in Pontiac, 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 Oakland Emergency Department and Trauma Center’s dedication to providing exceptional care to injured patients. McLaren Oakland’s re-verification—valid until September 2018—came following a thorough review from the Verification Review Committee, a subcommittee ...

McLaren Oakland re-verified as Level II Trauma Center
August, 2016

McLaren Oakland earns Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award

McLaren Oakland has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines ® –Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success in ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally-recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. To receive the Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award, hospitals must achieve 85 percent or higher adherence to all Get w...

McLaren Oakland earns Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award
June, 2016

McLaren Oakland Sleep Diagnostic Center in Clarkston Receives Program Accreditation

McLaren Oakland Sleep Diagnostic Center in Clarkston recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).   “The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates McLaren Oakland Sleep Diagnostic Center on meeting the high standards required for receiving accreditation as a sleep disorders center,” said Dr. Nathaniel Watson, AASM president. “McLaren Oakland Sleep Diagnostic Center is an important resource to the local medical community and will provide academic...

 McLaren Oakland Sleep Diagnostic Center in Clarkston  Receives Program Accreditation
June, 2016

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 Oakland Achieves New Status as Accredited Chest Pain Center

McLaren Oakland announces that it has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), an international not-for-profit organization that focuses on transforming cardiovascular care by assisting facilities in their effort to create communities of excellence that bring together quality, cost and patient satisfaction.  Hospitals that have received SCPC accreditation have achieved a higher level of expertise in dealing with patients who arrive with symptom...

McLaren Oakland Achieves New Status as Accredited Chest Pain Center
September, 2014