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Where Quality Matters - Awards & Accreditations

South Nassau Receives Honors for Outstanding Quality Health Care

At South Nassau Communities Hospital, quality of care represents more than a philosophy; it’s a commitment. Every time you come through our doors, we deliver award-winning, specialized health care that sets the standard for excellence.

Some people call us the best-kept secret on the South Shore. We are South Nassau Communities Hospital, a non-profit hospital located in Oceanside. Our services have been recognized as among the best in the nation, with notable awards and recognitions testifying to our ongoing commitment to high quality, patient-focused health care.

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Healthgrades - Orthopedics

Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery

One of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery for 2 Years in a Row (2018-2019).

  • Top 5% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services in 2019
  • Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services for 5 Years in a Row (2015-2019)
  • Top 10% in the Nation for Joint Replacement in 2019
Healthgrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Healthgrades Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award 5 Years in a Row (2015-2019).

Heathgrades 2019 Joint Replacement Excellence Award

Heathgrades 2019 Joint Replacement Excellence Award

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement 3 Years in a Row (2017-2019).

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement 2 Years in a Row (2018-2019).

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment 6 Years in a Row (2014-2019).

Healthgrades - Cardiac

Healthgrades 2019 Coronary Intervention Excellence Award

Healthgrades 2019 Coronary Intervention Excellence Award.

  • Top 10% in the Nation for Coronary lnterventional Procedures 2019
Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures

Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019.

Healthgrades - Gynecologic Surgery

Healthgrades Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award

Healthgrades Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award 6 Years in a Row (2013-2018).

  • Superior Performance in Gynecologic Surgery for 6 Years in a Row (2013-2018)
  • Top 5% of Hospitals Evaluated for Gynecologic Surgery in 2018
  • Top 10% of Hospitals Evaluated for Gynecologic Surgery for 6 Years in a Row (2013-2018)

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Gynecologic Procedures

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient for Gynecologic Procedures 2018.

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient Hysterectomy

Healthgrades 5-Star Recipient Hysterectomy 4 Years in a Row (2015-2018).

Healthgrades - Labor & Delivery

Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Vaginal Delivery

Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Vaginal Delivery in 2018.


Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for C-Section Delivery

Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for C-Section Delivery in 2018.



Magnet

South Nassau Communities Hospital has earned national recognition for nursing excellence, earning re-designation as an American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet® organization. One of only 26 hospitals in New York to earn the prestigious recognition.

Baby-Friendly Hospital

 
South Nassau is the only hospital on Nassau’s South Shore to be named ‘Baby-Friendly™’ by the World Health Organization and UNICEF.

  • Promoting breastfeeding education
  • Fostering maternal-infant bonding
American College of Surgeons (ACS) verification Verified Trauma Center

South Nassau Communities Hospital has earned the American College of Surgeons (ACS) verification as a Level II Trauma Center and remains the only one of its kind located on the South Shore of Nassau County, providing critical emergency care to some 900,000 residents in the hospital’s service area.

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

Our Breast Health Program is accredited by a the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.


Awards

South Nassau has been named on Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2015 annual “100 Hospitals with Great Women's Health Programs” list. We’re one of two hospitals on Long Island to be recognized for offering outstanding health services geared toward women.

 Join Commission Gold Seal

South Nassau has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ Certification in seven specialties: Heart Failure, Primary Stroke Center, Joint Replacement Hip, Joint Replacement Knee, Bariatric Surgery, Wound Care and End-Stage Renal Disease.

Commission of Cancer

South Nassau’s cancer program is certified as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Center by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer.

 American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® — Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

South Nassau has received the American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. Ranked as a Target: Stroke Honor Roll-Elite hospital and the only Stroke Center on the South Shore, providing high-quality care.

American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® — Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.

South Nassau has received the American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. Ranked as a Target: Heart Failure Honor Roll hospital, and the only Stroke Center on the South Shore, providing high-quality care.

 Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence (CoE)

The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has recognized South Nassau as a Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence (CoE). The program recognizes institutions that have created stewardship programs led by infectious diseases physicians and ID-trained pharmacists that are of the highest quality and have achieved standards established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The IDSA CoE program places emphasis on an institution's ability to implement stewardship protocols using its electronic health record system and providing ongoing education to its medical staff.

MBSAQIP Accredited – Comprehensive Center

The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) has named South Nassau Communities Hospital's weight loss program a MBSAQIP Accredited – Comprehensive Center. This means our patients experience a program distinguished for its superior efficiency and safety

Oncology Programs

Becker’s Hospital Review recently named South Nassau the only Long Island-based hospital to its 2015 listing of “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs.”

2016 HomeCare Elite

For the 11th year in a row, South Nassau’s home health program has been named to the HomeCare Elite™ list of 500 top-performing home health agencies in the country.

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