At UMC, our goal is to provide you with an unparalleled level of service from the most highly trained, skilled and compassionate medical professionals. We invite you to browse our list of awards, accreditations and memberships below. Our unique accolades are prestigious. The true honor is being trusted to care for your family.
The American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving 85% or higher adherence to all Get With The Guidelines Heart Failure Performance Achievement indicators for consecutive 12 month intervals and 75% or higher compliance with 4 of 9 Get With The Guidelines Heart Failure Quality Measures to improve quality of patient outcomes.
The American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving 85% or higher adherence to all Get With The Guidelines Stroke Performance Achievement indicators for consecutive 12 month intervals and 75% or higher compliance with 5 of 8 Get With The Guidelines Stroke Quality Measures to improve quality of patient care and outcomes in addition to achieving Time to Intravenous Thrombolytic Therapy < 60 mintutes in 50% of more of applicable acute ischemic stroke patients (minimum of 6) during one calendar quarter.
UMC has been voted the Best Hospital in Las Vegas 2014 by the Las Vegas Review Journal! The Editorial Staff recognized UMC for our Trauma and Burn Centers, as well as the Pediatric Trauma Center and our exclusive cardiology awards!
It's the entire UMC family, from every corner of this campus and every satellite location, who put their heart and soul into delivering exceptional care that makes UMC the Best Hospital in Las Vegas. Beyond the life-saving care, it's UMC's willingness and mission to treat everyone who needs us with the kind of care we would want for our own family member.
Platinum Performance Achievement Award
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada is a recipient of the ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award. The Platinum Performance Achievement Award recognizes Premier participating hospitals that have sustained performance measure score composites of 90% or better in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction patients for eight consecutive quarters, ending quarter four 2014.
UMC consistently followed the treatment guidelines in the ACTION Registry–GWTG Premier for eight consecutive quarters and met a performance standard of 90% for specific performance measures to receive this award.
Accredited/Certified by The Joint Commission
UMC has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval.
UMC Names One of the Leading and Safest Hospitals
American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
UMC is the only Academic Comprehensive Cancer Program in Nevada
UMC is accredited by the Joint Commission
Additional Accreditations include: