Accreditations and Awards
Genesis operates with a mission of providing compassionate, quality and a vision to be a regional healthcare system recognized for compassion, trust, innovation and excellence. This list of accreditations and recognitions illustrates our commitment to our mission and vision.
HealthCare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP)
Genesis HealthCare System was awarded accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP). The HFAP accreditation is recognized by the federal government, state governments, managed care organizations and insurance companies. The accreditation is authorized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to survey hospitals for compliance.
Genesis HealthCare System Receives Score of 8 out of 10 for Most Wired
Genesis HealthCare System has earned the 2019 College of HealthCare Information Management Executives (CHIME) HealthCare’s Most Wired recognition as a certified Level 8. Genesis has also won the new recognition of most wired ambulatory care. The Most Wired program conducted annual surveys of 16,168 organizations to assess how effectively healthcare organizations adopt, integrate and use technology in healthcare.
Genesis Receives 3 Awards in National Marketing Competition
Genesis HealthCare System is the recipient of three Aster Awards, hosted by Marketing Healthcare Today magazine and Creative Images, Inc. Genesis received a gold award for the “Saving Lives Locally,” Genesis Perry County Medical Center Emergency Department marketing campaign; a silver award for the OneCall campaign; and a bronze award for the employee newsletter, Connections.
Genesis Earns 4-Stars From CMS
Genesis Hospital has earned a third consecutive 4-Star rating for Overall Hospital Quality from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Twenty-seven percent of the nation’s hospitals are rated 4-Stars; only 6% have a 5-Star rating.
Genesis Receives "A" for Spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade
Genesis Hospital was awarded an "A" from The Leapfrog Group’s spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Genesis’ efforts in protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare. "An ‘A’ grade from The Leapfrog Group demonstrates that Genesis HealthCare System is deeply committed to patient safety," said Matthew Perry, president and CEO of Genesis HealthCare System. "Our physicians and staff are dedicated to providing patient care in the safest environment. We believe in treating all patients as if they were our own family members."
Genesis HealthCare System Named Best Place to Work in IT
Genesis HealthCare System was named as a 2019 Best Place to Work in Information Technology by IDG’s Computerworld today. Genesis was ranked No. 24 among midsize businesses. The list of Best Places to Work in IT is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.
Genesis Receives National Award for Performance in Revenue Cycle
Genesis HealthCare System was awarded the 2019 MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle. Created by and for healthcare leaders, and sponsored by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), MAP initiative sets the standard for revenue cycle excellence in the healthcare industry. The accreditation confirms that Genesis Medical Group, LLP, a physician group practice of Genesis HealthCare System, has met industry-standard revenue cycle benchmarks, implemented the patient-centered recommendations and best practices embodied in HFMA’s Healthcare Dollars & Sense® initiatives, and achieved outstanding patient satisfaction.
Genesis Receives National Marketing Awards
Genesis HealthCare System is the recipient of two awards in the 36th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards competition, held by Healthcare Marketing Report. Genesis received a gold award for a Veterans Day social media video and a merit award for the Community Benefit Report. “Genesis HealthCare System provides quality care, and our Marketing & Public Relations department does a great job of sharing our services and the compassion through which it is delivered to our community,” said Matthew Perry, president and CEO of Genesis HealthCare System. “We’re pleased to be recognized for outstanding work and creative inspiration.”
Genesis Earns National Distinction from HFAP
Genesis HealthCare System was awarded accreditation from Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), the nation’s original independent accreditation program, recognized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The accreditation confirms that Genesis HealthCare System is providing high-quality care as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation.
Genesis Recognized with Another Gold Award for Healthy Workplace Practices
Genesis HealthCare System has been recognized with a second consecutive gold award by the Healthy Business Council of Ohio for its commitment to the health and well-being of its employees. Genesis provides employee programs that encourage physical activity, better nutrition and preventing or stopping tobacco use. Participation in Wellness initiatives more than doubled in 2019, with 2,186 Genesis employees participating. Employees who participated in the Weight is Over program with weekly on-site weigh-ins collectively lost 2,732 pounds. With a healthy worksite, employees are motivated to improve their own health, which reduces healthcare costs and increases workplace productivity and satisfaction.
Get With The Guidelines 2019 - Stroke Gold Plus and Target Stroke Honor Roll Elite
The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving 85% or higher compliance with all Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Achievement Measures and 75% or higher compliance with five or more Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Quality Measures for two or more consecutive years to improve quality of patient care and outcomes.
Genesis HealthCare System named one of the Most Wired® hospitals 2018
Genesis HealthCare System was named one of the Most Wired® hospitals today by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Healthcare. Healthcare’s Most Wired, now in its 20th year, reported that Most Wired hospitals are using technologies such as integration, interoperability, security and disaster recovery, and the use of transformational technologies to support population health management, value-based care, patient engagement and telehealth. These foundational pieces need to be in place for an organization to leverage tools to effectively transform health care.
Heart Failure Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award 2018
Genesis HealthCare System received the Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award for commitment to ensuring heart failure patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines founded in the latest scientific evidence.
Genesis HealthCare System Honored with Resuscitation Award 2018
Genesis HealthCare System received the Get With The Guidelines®-Resuscitation Gold Plus Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for treatment of the adult patient population who suffer cardiac arrests in the hospital.
Genesis Named Best Place to Work in IT 2018
Genesis HealthCare System was named as a 2018 Best Places to Work in Information Technology by IDG’s Computerworld today. Genesis was ranked No. 14 among midsize businesses, moving up four slots from 2017.
Primary Stroke Certification
Genesis was awarded Primary Stroke Certification in January 2018 from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP). To receive this designation, Genesis demonstrated through an extensive on-site review that it met or exceeded federal and recognized national standards for patient safety, quality improvement and environmental safety.
Genesis Earns 4-Stars From CMS in 2018
Genesis Hospital has earned a 4-Star rating for Overall Hospital Quality from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Genesis is the only hospital in our region to be rated with 4 stars. Twenty-five percent of the nation’s hospitals are rated 4 Stars; only seven percent have a 5 Star rating.