Certifications

Texas Health Dallas was the first hospital in the city to receive Cycle IV Chest Pain Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, the American College of Radiology, the Texas Department of Health and Lamaze International for childbirth education.
  • In 2011, Texas Health Dallas successfully achieved Magnet designation for the second time by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), an honor that recognizes hospitals for excellence in nursing services. Texas Health Dallas joins only about 3 percent of U.S. hospitals to be honored with Magnet re-designation.
  • Texas Health Dallas was the first hospital in the city to receive Cycle IV Chest Pain Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, a prestigious designation attained after meeting stringent evaluation. The hospital has also received accreditation for emergency stroke care by the Joint Commission.
  • Texas Health Dallas has been designated a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), one of the highest distinctions for weight-loss surgery programs in the United States.
  • First hospital in Texas to be named a Center of Excellence for gynecological surgery by the American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery.

Honors, Awards and Recognition

  • The 2015 "Great 100 Nurses" in DFW included seven nurses from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.
  • In 2015 Texas Health Dallas was named "Best Place to Have a Baby" in Dallas County by DallasChild magazine readers. This was the second consecutive year for this honor.
  • Five nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas were among 82 winners and finalists selected for the 2015 Excellence in Nursing Awards by D magazine.
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas has been awarded the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award by the American College of Surgeons, one of the highest honors for cancer programs in the United States. The honor is the highest accreditation given by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
  • The 2014 "Great 100 Nurses" in DFW included seven nurses from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.
  • In 2014 Texas Health Dallas was named "Best Place to Have a Baby" in Dallas County by DallasChild magazine readers.
  • Six nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas were among 80 winners and finalists selected for the 2014 Excellence in Nursing Awards by D magazine.
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas earned NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) designation in September 2013. NICHE is the only national designation indicating a hospital's commitment to elder care excellence.
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas was named the only hospital in Texas honored with the 2013 Premier AEIX Risk Management Award for patient safety.
  • In 2013 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas was awarded the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline Silver Quality Achievement Award. The award is given to hospitals that have demonstrated their ability to provide cardiac care at the highest level (achieving 85 percent or better in all measures) for patients with STEMI type heart attacks
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas has been awarded the 2011 Outstanding Achievement Award by the American College of Surgeons, one of the highest honors for cancer programs in the United States. The honor is the highest accreditation given by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
  • The Texas Health Dallas Hyperbaric Medicine Unit earned accreditation with distinction from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMC) for achieving high performance measures in both patient care and safety.
  • Earned Stage 7 Award from Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics for operating at the highest level of electronic health record (EHR) adoption: a paperless environment that helps improve efficiency, quality of care and patient safety. Among only about 3 percent of U.S. hospitals to reach this level.
  • In 2012, Texas Health Dallas' laboratory services was named Advance magazine's Laboratory of the Year.
  • ADVANCE for Nurses magazine recognized the Skin Care Committee at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas as 2012 Best Nursing Team. The story featured the nursing team's commitment to improve practice that led to a zero percent prevalence of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers.
  • Texas Health Dallas is the first hospital in Texas and only the second in the nation to receive accreditation for Stroke Specialty Programs by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).
  • The Assisted Reproductive Technology Services (ARTS) Program, was named one of the "10 Best Fertility Centers" in the United States, as researched by Child magazine.
  • Five Texas Health Dallas nurses received the prestigious Circle of Excellence Member Awards from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is the first Texas hospital to open Bright Space for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Special Care Nursery siblings. It is one of only eight Bright Spaces to be in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in the U.S.
  • The Weight Loss Surgery Program at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas was once again recognized as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence in 2014.
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