Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition


Emergency Department

Certification from the Arizona Department of Health Services by the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services & Trauma System:

  • Advanced Life Support Base Hospital. Base Hospitals provide both administrative medical direction and on-line medical direction to certified emergency medical technicians at the advanced life support level which includes, but is not limited to Paramedics.

Registered Nurses are certified in:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC)
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

 

Fitness Center

Certification from the American Council of Exercise and the Aerobic and Fitness Association of America:

  • Personal Training
  • Silver Sneaker Classic
  • Silver and Fit
  • Cardio Circuit
  • Yoga Fitness
  • Zumba
  • Zumba Gold
  • Jazzercise

 

Laboratory Services

Certification from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) under the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality:

  • Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)

All laboratory technical staff are certified by examination through:

  • American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • American Medical Technologists or
  • Health and Human Services

 

Medical Imaging

Accreditation from the American College of Radiology:

  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Mammography
  • Ultrasound
  • Vascular Sonography

Accreditation from the Joint Commission:

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Wickenburg Community Hospital holds the status of a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence in the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program™ (NQMBC™).  This distinguished honor represents a commitment by Wickenburg Community Hospital to provide the highest level of quality breast health care to patients in their community.

Measuring and comparing quality performance is essential in assessing patient care and allocating resources where improvement is desired.  In today’s dynamic health care industry, breast centers are faced with providing quality care while simultaneously keeping cost under control.  Our staff must not only be familiar with existing standards of care, but must also be aware of the new advances in technology.

 

New Hospital Breast Center

Breast Center of Excellence Recognition

Wickenburg Walks to Boot Breast Cancer