These awards are based on real data and careful methodology. Every year, Healthgrades analyzes three years of Medicare Provider Analysis and Review (MedPAR) data to produce a detailed report on mortality and complication rates in America’s hospitals. Healthgrades analyzed approximately 40 million Medicare-patient records for nearly 4,500 short-term acute care hospitals nationwide, assessing hospital performance for 31 common conditions and procedures.

Excellence in Clinical Care: 2014-2016
Marin General Hospital received the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2016; an award given out to only 260 hospitals nationwide (the top 5%).

 

2017 Healthgrades Awards Released

On October 18, 2016, Healthgrades announced award honorees for 2017. Below is a complete list of the awards Marin General Hospital earned.

Cardiac Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack (5 years in a row)

Critical Care Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Sepsis (5 years in a row)

Gastrointestinal Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of GI Bleed (3 years in a row)

Neuroscience Service Awards

  • Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (Top 10% in the Nation - 4 years in a row)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke (5 years in a row)

Prostate Surgery Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Prostate Removal Surgery (3 years in a row)‚Äč

Pulmonary Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of COPD (2 years in a row)

Additional 2016 Healthgrades Awards

Cardiac Service Awards

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care™ (3 years in a row)
  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (Top 10% in the Nation - 3 years in a row)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (Top 10% in the Nation - 2 years in a row)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures (4 years in a row)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Valve Surgery (3 years in a row)

Critical Care Service Awards

  • Critical Care Excellence Award™ (Top 10% in the Nation)

Gastrointestinal Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Colorectal Surgery

Pulmonary Service Awards

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia (5 years in a row)