Oconee Regional Medical Center Reaccredits its Medicare-Certified Diabetes
Self-Management and Education Program
ORMC’s Diabetes Self-Management and Education Program (DSME) has recently renewed its status as an accredited diabetes education program by the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE), a National Accredited Organization, certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. This allows the people with diabetes in and around Baldwin County increased access to high quality diabetes education services.
Oconee Regional Medical Center Launches Informational Website Dedicated to Educating Community on Plan to Move Forward
Oconee Regional Medical Center has launched a new informational website – OconeeRegionalForward.com – as a way to educate employees, physicians and the community on a number of significant efforts underway to strengthen Oconee Regional and ensure the hospital continues to provide excellent care to the 90,000 people it serves.
ORMC Wins Statewide Patient Safety Award for Improvement in ICU Care
The Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA) presented its prestigious Quality and Patient Safety Award to Oconee Regional Medical Center for its project that improved quality of care in the intensive care unit (ICU). The project, titled “It Matters: Right Location, Right Care, Right Physician – Best Outcome” won third place in the Hospitals with 100 to 299 Beds category. These annual awards recognize Georgia health care organizations for achievement in reducing the risk of medical errors and improving patient safety and medical outcomes.
With its recent launch of a new patient portal program called “My ORMC Records,” Oconee Regional Medical Center now offers patients the option to access select portions of their health records online, through the main hospital website at: www.OconeeRegional.com.