Accreditations & Recognitions

Accreditations

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

Frisbie Memorial Hospital’s Sleep Center and Diagnostics is accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

American College of Radiology (ACR)

Frisbie Memorial Hospital has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in computed tomography (CT), Ultrasound and in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR)

 

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

 

College of American Pathologists (CAP)

The College of American Pathologists (CAP) Laboratory Accreditation Program is recognized by the federal government as being equal to or more stringent than the government’s own inspection program.

Recognitions

Quality

Harvard Pilgrim Hospital Honor Roll

Frisbie Memorial Hospital was named for the fifth consecutive year to Harvard Pilgrim’s Hospital Honor Roll. To earn the Hospital Honor Roll distinction, a hospital has performed among the top 25% of those measured nationally on a set of composite quality of care and patient experience and safety measures as reported by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Hospital Compare and The Leapfrog Group.

American Diabetes Association

The Diabetes and Endocrine Center at Frisbie Memorial Hospital diabetes self-management education program has been awarded continued Recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

Frisbie Memorial Hospital’s Diabetes and Endocrine Center received recognition  for providing quality care for patients with diabetes from the Diabetes Physician Recognition Program.

Safety

Consumer Reports

Frisbie Memorial Hospital is currently rated as the top hospital in New Hampshire and third in New England for Patient Safety and Respect.

Healthgrades

Healthgrades awarded Frisbie with the Patient Safety Excellence Award for the second year in a row, placing Frisbie in the top 10% of hospitals nationally.

Leapfrog

Most health experts consider The Leapfrog Group hospital survey to be the gold standard for comparing hospitals’ performance on national standards of safety, quality and efficiency that are most relevant to consumers and purchasers of care. In their bi-annual hospital safety score report, Frisbie sustained an “A” rating for the entire 2014 year.

Patient Experience

Healthgrades

For the second year in a row, Healthgrades recognized Frisbie with an Outstanding Patient Experience Award, ranking Frisbie in the top 10% nationally for patient experience.

Core Measures

Foundation for Healthy Communities

For six years in a row, the Foundation for Healthy Communities has ranked Frisbie in the top 10% of our nation’s hospitals for heart attack care (also known as Acute Myocardial Infarction or AMI).

Memberships

New Hampshire Hospital Association
Visiting Hospital Association