Hamilton Health Care System receives Brilliance, Leadership, Excellence awards

DALTON, Ga. – Vizient MidSouth recently recognized Hamilton Health Care System (HHCS) with the Brilliance and Leadership Excellence awards.

The Brilliance Award recognizes member organizations that submit successful projects and leading best practices in the areas of clinical, financial/operational and innovation. HHCS received second place in the Financial/Operations category for a submission called, “Patient Flow: EVS Turnaround Time.”

“The Brilliance Awards provides an excellent opportunity for Vizient MidSouth members to connect and learn about best practices from other organizations,” said David McDonald, interim president and CEO of Vizient MidSouth. “Our members have successfully improved patient care in their communities, and we are proud to celebrate their accomplishments.”

The purpose of the Leadership Excellence Award is to recognize member organizations that have actively engaged with Vizient MidSouth and have achieved a certain level of excellence across the three focus areas compared to their Vizient MidSouth peers. The three focus areas include: financial and operational excellence, clinical quality excellence and innovation.

“Hamilton’s successful performance in the operational, clinical and financial, and innovation focus areas translate into high quality care and service provided to patients and families in their communities,” McDonald said.

Vizient MidSouth is a membership alliance for not-for-profit health care providers that exists to ensure its members deliver cost-effective care by connecting them with the knowledge, solutions and expertise that accelerate performance.