Rowan Medical Center

Awards & recognitions

Rowan Medical Center Quality Awards & recognitions

Novant Health Rowan Medical Center is recognized as a leader in improving the quality of healthcare by many national independent organizations.

Rowan Medical Center named Top Performer in Key Quality Measures by Joint Commission - This recognition by The Joint Commission is based on data reported about evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care and children's asthma. Rowan Medical Center is one of only 405 hospitals in the United States to earn this recognition.

Rowan Medical Center Designated as a Blue Distinction Center by Blue Cross Blue Shield for Knee/Hip Replacement - Blue Distinction Centers for Knee and Hip Replacement® demonstrate an expertise in quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for patients, by meeting objective clinical measures developed with input from expert physicians and medical organizations. Learn more »

Rowan Medical Center Named One of the 60 Best Orthopedic Programs in America - Rowan Medical Center has been named one of the 60 "Hospitals with Great Orthopedic Programs" in America by Becker's Hospital Review. Rowan Medical Center joins nationally -enowned centers such as Cleveland Clinic, Hospital for Special Surgery, and Mayo Clinic. Rowan Medical Center is one of only four North Carolina hospitals to make the list.

Rowan Medical Center Named a Leader in Clinical Excellence by VHA - Rowan Medical Center is among only 28 hospitals nationwide to be awarded the 2011 Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence from VHA Inc. Each year, the VHA, a national healthcare network, identifies organizations that have differentiated themselves by demonstrating extraordinary levels of performance in clinical excellence. The winners were selected from more than 1,300 hospitals and more than 30,000 non-acute providers nationwide that are served by VHA.

Rowan Medical Center Recognized as a Leader in Infant Safe Sleep Practices - Rowan Medical Center is proud to announce that it has been recognized as an Infant Safe Sleep Hospital Leader by the North Carolina Healthy Start Foundation in the areas of infant safe sleep policies and best practices. This award was given to hospitals that have met from one to three of the four criteria for the Foundation's inaugural Infant Safe Sleep Hospital Model of Excellence Award.

Rowan Medical Center Diabetes Program Recognized by American Diabetes Association - The diabetes self-management education program of Rowan Medical Center has been awarded continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA). The program was originally recognized in November 2003. The ADA Education Recognition effort is a voluntary process that assures approved education programs have met the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs.