Connally Memorial Medical Center has received the TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Gold Award and TMF Home Health Quality Improvement Gold Award (highest awards) from TMF® Health Quality Institute. The TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Award program is sponsored by TMF Health Quality Institute, in partnership with the Arkansas Hospital Association, Oklahoma Hospital Association, Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, Texas Hospital Association and Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals. The award recognizes Connally Memorial Medical Center’s efforts to improve patient outcomes on select national quality measures. Out of all 557 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS or Acute Care) Hospitals and 188 Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) in Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas, 51 earned the TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Gold Award.
The TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Award honors hospitals that are performing quality initiatives aimed at improving outcomes in patient care by recognizing those hospitals that have improved their performance on specific national quality measures.