St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck is a recent recipient of the ACTION Registry®-GWTG™ Silver Performance Achievement Award. This NCDR® Performance Achievement Award recognizes participating hospitals that have maintained a rate of performance of 90 percent or better for four consecutive quarters. St. Alexius is one of only 130 hospitals nationwide to receive this recognition.
“St. Alexius’ is committed to providing a higher standard of cardiovascular care,” said Dewey Schlittenhard, St. Alexius’ VP heart/vascular and professional services. “Achieving silver status signifies that the care we provide to these patients is at the level outlined by the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Clinical Guideline recommendations.”