Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point Wins Special Recognition Award, at the Pasco Economic Development Council’s 31st annual Awards and Trade Show

Monday, Oct 02, 2017 | On Target Page: Trinity & West Pasco, Regional Medical Center - Bayonet Point
 Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point won the Special Recognition Award, at the Pasco Economic Development Council’s 31st annual Awards and Trade Show. The 31st annual Awards and Trade Show was held at Saddlebrook Resort and Spa.

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point won the 2017 Pasco EDC Award for Special Recognition: In August 2016, lightning struck the generators on the hospital roof, catching fire, and causing all power on the campus to be lost. They were able to overcame the situation and safely evacuate over 1,000 patients, visitors and personnel in under seven hours without any injuries.

More than 600 business and community leaders attended the trade show. Seven awards were distributed at the event. Nominees were scored based on: company growth, leadership in current business issues, and corporate citizenship.

About Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point

Regional Medical Center Bayonet has been serving the community since 1981. We are a 290-bed acute care hospital located in Hudson, FL and home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. We have more than 300 physicians, 1,264 employees and 400 volunteers on our integrated healthcare delivery team.

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has achieved distinction in the following areas:
• Level II Trauma Center 
• Accredited by The Joint Commission
• Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
• Healthgrades Multi-Award Recipient
o Five Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment for 13 years in a row (2005-2017)
o Five Star Recipient for Back Surgery eight years in a row (2010 – 2017)
o Five Star Recipient for Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm for two years in a row (2016 – 2017)
o Recipient of Healthgrades 2017 Patient Safety Excellence Award™
o Named among the top 5% in the nation for Patient Safety in 2017
o Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy for three years in a row (2015 – 2017)
• Certified Advance Primary Stroke Center - Joint Commission
• MRI, CT, Ultrasound, and Nuclear Medicine Accredited - American College of Radiology
• Approved Community Cancer Program - American College of Surgery
• Joint Commission Disease-Specific Certifications: primary stroke center, sepsis
• Accredited Teaching Facility by the American Osteopathic Association, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is located at 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, FL. 34667. For additional information on Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point visit www.rmchealth.com or www.heartoftampa.com or visit us on Facebook.

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