Commitment to Quality Care and Patient Safety
Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics has been recognized with numerous national and state awards and designations recognizing our organization as a leader in quality, patient safety and process improvement. Although the national focus on patient safety and quality care are relatively new, Trinity Mother Frances has been firmly committed to these goals throughout our 75-year history. This commitment is reflected not only in the experiences of our patients, but is validated statistically by independent organizations that monitor hospital performance.
The Leapfrog Group
National Research Corporation
Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Truven Health Analytics
U.S. News & World Reports
It is the Mission of Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics to enhance community health with compassion, excellence and efficiency. It is the Vision to create healthy lives for people and communities. And it is the Vision of Trinity Clinic to achieve national prominence in clinical medicine through excellence in quality and safety, research, education and innovation. These commitment statements are a reflection of the environment of learning and culture that honors and strives to continuously progress with the goal of helping improve the lives of others. Our quality and safety efforts are evidence of the depth of work that is underway and ongoing, with the well-being of the patient as the ultimate goal.
For further information, please visit the following independent, quality-monitoring organization websites:
• Carechex - www.carechex.com
• HealthGrades - www.healthgrades.com
• Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - www.cms.hhs.gov
• The Joint Commission - www.jointcommission.org
• The Leapfrog Group - www.leapfroggroup.org/cp
• Texas Health Care Information Collection
Trinity Mother Frances - Tyler receives Leapfrog Grade A award.