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Recognitions

From a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, to award-winning cardiovascular and orthopedic programs, to home health and hospice, North Kansas City Hospital provides a lifetime of care. Our accreditations and recognitions demonstrate our commitment to providing quality healthcare.

ACTION Registry - Platinum Performance Achievement Award

Platinum Action Registry 2017(2017) The hospital received the American College of Cardiology Foundation's 2017 ACTION Registry – Get With the Guidelines (GWTG) Platinum Performance Achievement Award for following American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association treatment guidelines for eight consecutive quarters and by achieving a 90% performance standard for specific measures, including drug safety and overall quality of care.

HomeCare Elite Agency

HomeCare Elite Award(2017) North Kansas City Hospital earned HomeCare Elite Agency status. The award recognizes the top 25% of agencies based on an analysis of quality outcomes, quality improvement and financial performance. The HomeCare Elite compiles data to determine the most successful Medicare-certified home health care providers in the U.S.

Home Health Patient Satisfaction Award

Strategic Healthcare Program Premier Performer (2017) Strategic Healthcare Programs awarded our Home Health department as a Premier Performer in 2016, naming our agency to the top 5% nationwide in overall patient outcomes and patient satisfaction scores.

Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Center

Mission: Lifeline(2016) The Mission: Lifeline award recognizes our commitment to and success in providing high quality heart attack care, especially as it relates to STEMI (ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction) patients. STEMI is a type of heart attack with a substantial risk of death and disability. It requires a quick response. Our STEMI program ensures patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

Most Wired Hospital

Most Wired 2016(2016) Hospital & Health Networks recognized North Kansas City Hospital as one of the nation's Most Wired hospitals in 2016. Hospitals & Health Networks sponsors the annual Most Wired Survey, which is an industry-standard benchmark study that measures the level of IT adoption for operational, financial and clinical performance in U.S. hospitals and health systems.

Pulmonary Rehab - Certified Program

Pulmonary Rehab Certification Logo(2017) NKCH is the only hospital in the Northland with a AACVPR-certified pulmonary rehab program. The three-year certification by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation is a recognition of our cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation program because we offer the most advanced practices available.