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Huey P. Long ‘Top Performer' Among Nation's Best

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PINEVILLE, La. -- The Joint Commission has named Huey P. Long Medical Center in Pineville one of the nation's top performers on key quality measures. 

The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, placed

Huey P. Long Medical Center one of 620 hospitals in the nation earning the distinction of top performer on key quality measures for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance.

The commission recognized the medical center for its exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes in pneumonia and surgical care.  

The ratings are based on an aggregation of accountability measure data reported to The Joint Commission during the 2011 calendar year. 

Besides inclusion in The Joint Commission's annual report, Huey P Long Medical Center will be recognized on The Joint Commission's Quality check website at www.qualitycheck.org

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