Unity Hospital has earned the CNOR® Strong designation from the Competency & Credentialing Institute. The CNOR Strong designation is given to facilities having at least 50 percent of its operating room (OR) nursing staff CNOR certified and provides programs that reward and recognize its certified nurses.
Unity Hospital was recognized by The Joint Commission
for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are
shown to improve care for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care
The list of Top Performer organizations represents 36.9
percent of all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals reporting accountability
measure performance data for 2013.
accountability measure represents an evidence-based practice, such as giving
aspirin at arrival for heart attack patients or giving antibiotics one hour
Unity Hospital is
recognized as one of two NICHE hospitals in Minnesota. Nurses Improving Care
for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) is an international nursing program designed to
help hospitals improve the care of older adults.
Unity Hospital was
recognized by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) for demonstrating
excellence in patient safety.