Achievements - Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula

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2016 Achievements

  • Renamed parent company to Montage Health to reflect our vision for optimizing the health of those we serve. Community Hospital's name remains the same.
  • 5-star Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    • Graded on 64 measures of patient care quality and experience
    • One of only 112 hospitals of 3,693 eligible nationwide to receive this highest rating
    • Only 5-star rated full-service hospital in Northern and Central California
  • Prescribe Safe, program to reduce opioid abuse and misuse, one of only five finalists for the national Hospital Quality Institute Vanguard Award
  • Launched countywide diabetes initiative in partnership with Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System and local physicians
  • Partnered with Salinas Valley Memorial Health System in Aspire Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage plan and Community Health Innovations, two Montage Health subsidiaries
  • Peninsula Primary Care renamed Montage Medical Group, experienced robust growth with more than 40 primary care doctors and specialists
  • Work began in Ryan Ranch for flagship office of Montage Medical Group
  • Successfully completed four Joint Commission surveys, earning gold seal of approval for Community Hospital, advanced palliative care, primary stroke center, and advanced inpatient diabetes care
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, International
  • Rolled out year-long in-house training program for operating room nurses
  • Established perioperative clinic to ensure patients are well prepared for surgery, to achieve best results
  • Launched obstetrical hospitalists program, to ensure 24-hour support physician support in the Family Birth Center
  • Family Birth Center had 120 more births than last year
  • Emergency department had a record year with more than 56,000 visits
  • Aspire Health Plan had a record number of new enrollments, and now serves more than 2,300 Medicare beneficiaries
  • Broke ground on new clinic in Seaside, to be owned by Montage Health and run by Monterey County Department of Health
  • Partnered with Salinas hospitals and Community Homeless Solutions to open respite house for homeless patients to stay after hospital discharge
  • Opened second location of Montage Wellness Center, in Salinas
  • Selected to participate in National Cancer Institute’s groundbreaking MATCH clinical trial

Aspire Health Plan

Montage Wellness Center