The North Florida Division of HCA strives continually to provide excellent quality care in a safe environment. Our organization is involved in the following state and national healthcare quality initiatives:

Core Measures

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Pneumonia
  • Surgical Infection Prevention/Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP)

Within each hospital, we utilize a healthcare team to make improvements in the following areas:

  • Patient Safety
  • Pain Management
  • Patient Flow Efficiency throughout the Hospital System

Multiple areas are monitored to evaluate processes and outcomes. Some examples include:

  • Hand washing
  • Restraints
  • Patient Safety Goals
  • Resuscitation Practices and Outcomes
  • Perinatal Safety
  • Appropriateness of Procedures Performed

Working with caregivers from across the country, HCA has invested more than $300 million to develop industry leading technology, systems, and processes to improve patient safety. This is just one part of our commitment to providing a broad range of high quality services that meet the growing and changing healthcare needs of our community.