Tidelands Health Awards and Programs

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Our Awards and Programs

Your family deserves award-winning care. Tidelands Health is proud to deliver nationally recognized health care right here at home.

Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital

  • SCHA Capstone Award - 2020
  • U.S. News & World Report High-Performing Hospital for knee replacement (2019-2020, 2020-2021)
  • U.S. News & World Report High-Performing Hospital for hip replacement  (2020-2021)
  • U.S. News & World Report High-Performing Hospital for COPD (2020-2021)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center - Pathway to Excellence designation
  • Age-Friendly Health System – Committed to Care Excellence recognition from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • Joint Commission certification as an advanced primary stroke center
  • Joint Commission certification for joint replacement - hip and knee
  • Joint Commission certification for spine surgery
  • Joint Commission certification for childbirth
  • Baby-Friendly designation
  • NAPBC-accredited Breast Center
  • Accredited by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer
  • BlueDistinction Center for maternity care by BlueCross Blueshield
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement
  • NCDR ACTION Registry - GWTG Gold Performance Achievement Award
  • South Carolina Hospital Association Zero Harm Awards for zero central line infections in the hospital's critical care unit (76 months) and zero surgical site infections for abdominal hysterectomies (18 months).

Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital

  • SCHA Capstone Award - 2020
  • U.S. News & World Report High-Performing Hospital for heart failure (2020-2021)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center - Pathway to Excellence designation
  • Lantern Award for emergency care - Emergency Nurses Association
  • Joint Commission certification as an advanced primary stroke center
  • Joint Commission certification for joint replacement - hip and knee
  • Joint Commission certification for spine surgery
  • NAPBC-accredited breast center
  • Accredited by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer
  • BlueDistinction Center for maternity care by BlueCross Blueshield
  • South Carolina Hospital Association Zero Harm Awards for no infections at surgical sites for abdominal hysterectomies (24 months), colon surgeries (12 months), hip replacements (48 months) and knee surgeries (12 months) and no central line-associated bloodstream infections in the hospital’s critical care unit (36 months).
  • NCDR ACTION Registry - GWTG Gold Performance Achievement Award

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