Quality Awards

We take pride in providing Gwinnett with the best medical care possible. Thanks to our dedicated staff, the latest in cutting-edge technology and the most advanced facilities, we’re Transforming Healthcare into an award-winning tradition.

Here’s a list of our most recent awards:
 

Year Awards/Certifications/Recognitions Sponsor
2014 Mission: Lifeline - Gold Plus award for Receiving Center American Heart Association
2014 Joint Replacement-Hip and Joint Replacement-Knee Certification The Joint Commission
2012 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures The Joint Commission
2013 Chest Pain Accreditation Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
2013 Mission: Lifeline - Silver award for Receiving Center American Heart Association
2014, 2013 Best Nursing Home (Gwinnett Extended Care Center) US News & World Report
2013, 2010, 2007 Full Accreditation (all campuses) The Joint Commission
2013 Door to Needle Time Georgia Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry
2012 Beacon Award in Critical Care Excellence (GMC–Duluth) American Association of Critical Care Nurses
2012, 2011, 2009, 2008, 2007 Beacon Award in Critical Care Excellence (GMC–Lawrenceville) American Association of Critical Care Nurses
2011, 2007, 2005 Chest Pain Center Accreditation Society for Chest Pain Centers
2011 Stereotactic Biopsy Accreditation at Gwinnett Medical Center–Duluth American College of Radiology
2012, 2011, 2010 Presidential Category Award–Core Measures Honor Roll Georgia Hospital Association
2011 Gold Performance Achievement Award (GMC–Duluth) American College of Cardiology Foundation's NCDR ACTION Registry-GWTG
2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 Primary Stroke Certification (awarded every two years) The Joint Commission
2011, 2008 Partnership for Health & Accountability Quality Honor Roll Georgia Hospital Association
2011 Second place Terry J. Bryant Media Award , Special Community Involvement Project (GECC) Georgia Healthcare Association
2011, 2010, 2009 Best Employer, Best Customer Service, Best Local Charity (GMC Foundation), Best Social of Charity Event (GMC Foundation's Cornerstone Society Gala) Gwinnett Magazine’s Best of Gwinnett
     
2013, 2010 Gold Award and Gold Plus Award for Stroke American Stroke Association
2010, 2009, 2007 Patient Safety and Quality Award Georgia Hospital Association and Partnership for Health and Accountability
2010 Fourth Place—Atlanta’s Best Places to Work (Top Ten Large Atlanta Employers Category) Atlanta Business Chronicle
2010, 2009 Get with the Guidelines Heart Attack Gold Award American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology
2009, 2007 Leadership Award for Clinical Excellence Voluntary Hospital Association Georgia
2012, 2009, 2008 Get With the Guidelines Stroke Gold Award American Stroke Association
2012, 2009, 2006 Full Accreditation & Re-accreditation as Stroke Specialty Program (awarded every three years) Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
2009, 2008 Organ Donation Medal of Honor United States Department of Health and Human Services
2008 Excellence in Action–Gwinnett Extended Care Center My InnerView
2008 Recognition of GMC support of the Child Occupant Safety Program Georgia Department of Human Resources
2008 Breast Center of Excellence The American College of Radiology
2008 Best Large Hospital Runner Up Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals
2007 GECC received Perfect Score on Annual State Survey Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
2007 Progress Step 2 Award Georgia Oglethorpe
2007 Get With the Guidelines Stroke Silver Award American Heart Association
2007 Leadership Award for Community Benefit Excellence Voluntary Hospital Association Georgia
2007, 2006 Fit Friendly Company American Heart Association
2007 American Cancer Society Award for Fresh Start Program American Cancer Society
2007 Quality Respiratory Institute American Association of Respiratory Care
2007, 2006 Insight Clinical Award Solucient
2007 Top CARE Hospital Georgia Hospital Association
2007 Outstanding Achievement Award American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer

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