Recognition for Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

Learn about the awards and accreditations earned by Lakewood Ranch Medical Center:

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

  • “A” Grade for Patient Safety in Spring 2018

The Joint Commission

  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Laboratory Accreditation Program
  • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures 2014

American Heart Association / American Stroke Association

  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
  • American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Quality Achievement Award

College of American Pathologists (CAP)

  • Blood Gas Laboratory Accreditation

American College of Cardiology Chest Pain Center

  • Accredited as a Chest Pain Center with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)

American College of Radiology (ACR)

  • MRI Breast
  • MRI Head, Spine, Body, Musculoskeletal, MRA
  • CT Adult – Head, Neck Chest, Abdomen
  • CT Pediatric– Head, Neck Chest, Abdomen
  • Ultrasound General – OB first Trimester, Gynecological, General
  • Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine – Planar, SPECT, Cardiology


  • Center of Excellence Award for the Center For Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine

Nuclear Regulatory Commission

  • Nuclear Medicine

Women and Children’s Center

  • Recognized by March of Dimes and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists District XII for reducing early elective deliveries.
  • Recognized as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.