Published on June 11, 2014

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton recognized nationally for top patient care

COVINGTON, Tenn., — Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton was highlighted during a recent event hosted by the Hospital Quality Institute focused on the best practices for patient care, quality of hospitals and patient safety. The hospital was recognized for its high success rates in inpatient care.

The focus of discussions included: the HQI’s national safety program, current trends that hospitals have in place and that have proved successful, as well as the importance of holding the hospitals accountable for any issues they might be facing.

"We are honored that our hospital was recognized as one of the facilities that maintained benchmark performance," Sam Lynd, administrator and CEO of Baptist Tipton, said. "We are committed to ensuring our patients receive high-quality care."

Baptist Tipton is an award-winning, 100-bed hospital in Covington, Tenn., that offers inpatient and outpatient care with multispecialty services, a surgery center, diagnostics, a sleep lab and an emergency department.

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