Quality Awards and Distinctions

St. John Health System is dedicated to improving the health and well being of our patients.

We regularly review quality of care, patient safety and patient satisfaction data to ensure we are meeting nationally recognized standards. We also continually focus on quality measures that impact patient outcomes. As part of an integrated system, our hospitals are designed to treat patients in the care setting most appropriate to their condition.  Here is a listing of some of our recent awards and distinctions.

St. John Medical Center

St. John Medical Center Named No. 1 Hospital in Oklahoma by U.S. News & World Report for 2017-2018

U.S. News evaluated more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions. St. John Medical Center received a high performing rank for: abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, heart failure, colon cancer surgery, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Learn More

St. John Medical Center Magnet Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®

Magnet designation is nationally recognized as the gold standard in nursing excellence. St. John Medical Center is the first Magnet®-designated facility in northeast Oklahoma. Learn More

St. John Breast Center Designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology

A Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) means earning accreditation in mammography, breast ultrasound, stereotactic breast biopsy and breast MRI.  St. John Medical Center was the first in Northeastern Oklahoma to earn this prestigious distinction.

 

Stroke Care

St. John Heyman Stroke Center Named Comprehensive Stroke Center by Joint Commission

As the only comprehensive stroke center in eastern Oklahoma, we stand ready 24/7 to deliver advanced stroke care. Learn More

St. John Heyman Stroke Center Awarded Stroke Gold Plus-Target: Stroke Elite Award from the American Heart Association

This award honors hospitals that meet measures to reduce the time between hospital arrival and treatment with the "clot-buster" tPA, the only drug approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration to treat ischemic strokes. The St. John Heyman Stroke Center has received this award for five consecutive years. Learn More

 

 

Trauma Services

St. John Medical Center Trauma Center Verified as a Level II Trauma Center by the Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons

This achievement recognizes the trauma program’s dedication to providing optimal care for injured patients. Ours is the only American College of Surgeons-verified trauma program in northeastern Oklahoma. Learn More

Diabetes

St. John Diabetes Center Self-Management Education Program Recognized by American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Associates requires meeting 10 comprehensive performance standards to maintain recognition: internal structure, external input, access, indicators, instructional staff, curriculum, individualization, ongoing support, patient progress and quality improvement. Learn More

Cancer Care

Oklahoma Cancer Specialists and Research Institute MD Anderson Cancer Network® Certified Member

In June 2014, St. John Medical Center became Oklahoma’s first and only certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®, a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center. When St. John launched Oklahoma Cancer Specialists and Research Institute in March 2016, the new organization underwent certification and is now part of the collaboration. MD Anderson is world-renowned for its pioneering, evidence-based clinical guidelines, treatment plans and best practices. Through this unique affiliation, St. John and Oklahoma Cancer Specialists provide local access to nationally ranked cancer-fighting expertise. Learn More

Transplant

St. John Transplant Center Receives Five-Star Program Rating by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients

The St. John Transplant Center is the recipient of the only five-star program rating in Oklahoma by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR), the highest possible rating. SRTR, a national resource for organ transplantation analysis and data, assesses the outcomes of centers that perform liver, heart, lung, kidney and kidney-pancreas transplants. SRTR evaluates patients who live with a functioning transplanted organ one year after the transplant, then assigns a score. The St. John Transplant Center is a regional kidney transplant program serving patients in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas and Missouri.  The center performed a record number of kidney transplants (49) in 2017. Forty-four transplants were performed in 2016. Learn More

Jane Phillips Medical Center (Bartlesville)

Jane Phillips Medical Center Among Nation’s Top Performing Hospitals for Treatment of Heart Attack Patients

The award recognizes Jane Phillips’ commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients and signifies that Jane Phillips has reached an aggressive goal of treating these patients to standard levels of care as outlined by the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association clinical guidelines and recommendations. Learn More

St. John Broken Arrow

St. John Broken Arrow Among Best in Knee Replacement by U.S. News & World Report

St. John Broken Arrow has been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2017-18 by U.S. News & World Report with a high-performing rank in Knee Replacement. Learn More

St. John Broken Arrow Earns Excellence in Healthcare Awards from Professional Research Consultants

St. John Broken Arrow received numerous awards from healthcare market research firm Professional Research Consultants for 2017. “These awards demonstrate the high quality of healthcare available over a wide range of services at our Broken Arrow facility,” says SJBA president and chief operating officer David Phillips. Learn More

St. John Owasso

St. John Owasso named one of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics

In 2017, St. John Owasso was the only hospital in Oklahoma to be named a Truven Health Top 100 Hospital. Learn More

St. John Owasso Earns Excellence in Healthcare Awards from Professional Research Consultants

St. John Owasso received numerous awards from healthcare market research firm Professional Research Consultants for 2017. “Quality is a priority for us every day at St. John Owasso,” said David Phillips, hospital president and chief operating officer.  “Awards and recognition like this are a testament to the efforts of our physicians, nurses, technicians and associates who strive continually to provide a high-level of compassionate care to every patient we have the privilege to serve.” Learn More

St. John Clinic

St. John Clinic Earns Excellence in Healthcare Awards from Professional Research Consultants

St. John Clinic received three 2016 Excellence in Healthcare Awards from healthcare market research firm Professional Research Consultants (PRC), including two, national top performer awards. St. John Clinic’s awards include:

  • Award of Distinction/Top Performer Overall Clinic Composite/CG-CAHPS - St. John Clinic Women’s Health Okmulgee
  • Top Performer Overall Provider Rating - Jacqueline Moore, APRN-CNP - St. John Clinic
  • 5 Star/Top Ten Percent CG-CAHPS Overall Clinic Composite - St. John Clinic, Bartlesville

PRC is a national healthcare market research company that has facilitated millions of interviews, delivered insightful reports and provided customized research solutions to hospitals and healthcare organizations for more than 35 years. Learn More

Tulsa votes St. John Clinic Urgent Care as Best in the World

Tulsa World readers voted St. John Clinic Urgent Care as the area’s top urgent care facility in the Tulsa World’s 2017 Best in the World contest. Learn More