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St Bernards receive awards recognizing their medical care

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – St. Bernards Medical Center and three other physician clinics affiliated with St. Bernards received awards recognizing their medical care.

They received awards from the Arkansas Foundation in respects of their Hospital Quality Excellence and Physician Office Quality Improvement this past year.

St. Bernards received the Hospital Quality Excellence award which is usually awarded to those organizations in the state whose "comprehensive quality programs demonstrate an overall commitment to excellent patient care".

St Bernards Heart and Vascular and St Bernards Clopton Clinic met the criteria established by the Arkansas Foundation and received platinum level awards.

Medical organizations apply for these awards every year and those awarded show key elements of quality programs in leadership, strategic planning and teamwork, and customer feedback.

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