December 09, 2022
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center Awarded Advanced Primary Heart Attack Center Certification from The Joint Commission
The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a healthcare organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality care for heart attack patients. LWRMC is the first hospital in Florida to have achieved this designation.
November 07, 2022
Manatee Healthcare System Owner UHS, BAYADA Partner to Launch ‘Manatee Health at Home by BAYADA' in Florida
The joint venture, part of BAYADA’s national strategic partnership with Universal Health Services, will expand integrated care delivery into patient homes
August 23, 2022
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center and Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Working Together to Provide Enhanced Care for Neonatal Patients
The partnership provides 24/7 neonatal coverage by Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital’s neonatology specialists for babies born at LWRMC.
August 11, 2022
Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine Recognized With National Award for Clinical Excellence
The center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a minimum wound healing rate of at least 92 percent within 28 median days.
July 07, 2022
The ER at Fruitville underwent a rigorous, unannounced on-site review in April 2022. During the visit, a team of Joint Commission reviewers evaluated compliance with certification standards including program management, supporting self-management, and delivering and facilitating clinical care.
June 23, 2022
The hospital received the American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines and Mission: Lifeline achievement awards.
May 11, 2022
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center (LWRMC) was one of only 350 hospitals in the United States recognized on Newsweek’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2022 list.
April 28, 2022
All recipients are students in college nursing programs at the undergraduate or graduate level who are affiliated with Lakewood Ranch Medical Center.
March 23, 2022
The Cardiovascular Services Department has been granted a three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in Adult Transthoracic Echocardiography. Echocardiography is used to assess different areas of the heart and can detect heart disease or signs of serious cardiovascular conditions.
March 08, 2022
Barostim is designed to address medical needs in heart failure patients when medication has not been effective in reducing symptoms and improving quality of life.