Quality & Safety

Quality & Safety

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American Stroke Association Stroke Silver Plus Award - Get With the Guidelines

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital has been awarded Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Silver Plus quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced disability. Get With The Guidelines - Stroke is an in-hospital program for improving stroke care by promoting consistent adherence to these guidelines, which can minimize the long-term effects of a stroke and even prevent death. In addition the hospital also received the American Heart Association’s Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll award, which aims to ensure patients with Type 2 diabetes, who might be at higher risk for complications, receive the most up-to-date, evidence-based care when hospitalized due to stroke.

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Women’s Choice Award America’s Best Comprehensive Breast Center & Best Mammogram Imaging Center

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital has received the 2022 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Comprehensive Breast Centers and Mammogram Imaging Centers. These evidence-based designations identify the country’s best healthcare institutions and are the only designations to consider female patient satisfaction and clinical excellence.

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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Physician Group Honor Roll

Highlighting its achievements in patient quality and safety,
Signature Medical Group was again named to Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s 21st annual Physician Group Honor Roll. 58 physician groups in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut were named to the Honor Roll. The annual Honor Roll highlights physician groups that have achieved exceptional results in their approach to disease prevention and the treatment of acute and chronic illness for both adult and pediatric patients based on the National Committee for Quality Assurance's quality benchmarks.

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National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient Centered Medical Home

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that all Signature Medical Group Primary Care locations have received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes focusing on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships with patients which ultimately help to improve the patient experience and reduce costs.

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Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center

Signature Healthcare has been recognized by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts as a Blue Distinction Center for safe, quality care in the areas of Bariatric Surgery, Knee & Hip Replacement and Maternity Care. Blue Distinction Centers are healthcare facilities and providers recognized for their expertise in delivering specialty care.

U.S. News & World Report High Performing Hospitals Designation

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital was named a High Performing Hospital for its treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Diabetes, Heart Failure, Hip Replacement and Pneumonia. “High Performing” ratings recognize care significantly better than the national average, as measured by factors such as patient outcomes. “High Performing” is the highest rating U.S. News awards for these types of care.

Lown Institute Excellence in Patient Safety

The Lown Institute recognized Signature Healthcare’s excellence in Patient Safety as #57 in the Nation and #1 in Massachusetts. They also recognized the organization for:
• National Social Responsibility: Grade A
• National Value of Care: Grade A
• National Health Equity: Grade A
• National Cost Efficiency: Grade A
• National Inclusivity: Grade A