FORT WORTH, TX, February 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth has earned Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery, which recognizes high standards of patient care and safety of the hospital.
Texas Health Fort Worth is the first hospital in north texas and fifth in Texas accredited by the RSC as a center of excellence in hernia surgery.
The SRC has also recognized five surgeons from the hospital’s medical staff as Accredited Surgeons of Excellence: Paul Graydoctor, Scott Bloomendaldoctor, Christian Carrdoctor, Travis Crudupdoctor and Carlos RodriguezTO DO
“This accreditation reflects both the commitment of Texas Health Fort Worth and accredited surgeons to provide the highest level of care to our hernia patients in every encounter, from the initial consultation in the operating room through to follow-up care after surgery,” Gray said. , coordinating doctor of the program.
Healthcare facilities and surgeons seeking SRC accreditation go through a thorough assessment and inspection process to verify that the applicant meets SRC’s proven standards and requirements. These requirements include surgical volumes, facility equipment, clinical pathways and standard operating procedures, emphasis on patient education, and ongoing quality assessment.
“We are proud to recognize Texas Health Fort Worth for its commitment to advancing and providing quality care to all patients,” said Gary M. Pratt, CEO of SRC. “This accreditation signals that this facility is among the best in this specialty and is dedicated to providing the highest level of care possible.”
Joseph De LeonPresident of Texas Health Fort Worth, said the accreditation is an indication for North Texans seeking hernia relief that they can receive safe, effective, and evidence-based care close to home.
“Whether it’s routine hernia surgery or a more complex repair, patients can feel comfortable knowing they’re being treated at an accredited hospital that meets high standards. to provide high-quality care,” DeLeon said.
About Texas Health Resources:
Texas Health Resources is a nonprofit, faith-based health system supporting more patients in north texas than any other supplier. With a service area that includes 16 counties and more than 7 million people, the system is committed to providing quality, coordinated care through its Texas Health Physicians Group and 29 hospitals. The system has more than 4,100 licensed hospital beds, 6,400 physicians with active staff privileges, and more than 28,000 employees.
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