Oceanside CA— Tri-City Medical Center has been awarded the ACTION Registry® Silver Performance Achievement Award for their continued dedication, passion and commitment to providing high quality care to cardiovascular patients that are high-risk ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) / Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI).
Being one of eight hospital-based registries for in-patient care, ACTION Registry® is a risk-adjusted, outcomes-based quality improvement program that is dedicated exclusively to high-risk STEMI/NSTEMI patients. Created from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry, an American College of Cardiology developed program, ACTION Registry® also helps hospitals and practices apply ACC clinical guidelines and provides tools to measure care and quality improvement goals.
“This is a great achievement for Tri-City Medical Center and its Cardiovascular Health Institute team. We’re happy to add it to the list of recent achievements and will continue to provide top-notch care to our patients, improve heart health awareness, and patient outcomes,” said Steve Dietlin, CEO, Tri-City Medical Center.
This marks the third heart health-related award that Tri-City Medical Center has achieved this year. Tri-City Medical Center has also received the Get With The Guidelines®-Resuscitation Silver Award and Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association.