Awards & Accreditations
Southwestern Medical Center Awards and Accreditation
By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission‘s national standards for health care quality and safety, Southwestern Medical Center has earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™.
SWMC is one of two hospitals nation wide recognized by The Joint Commission for Significant, Sustained Improvement, to view the latest article in the Lawton Constitution, Click Here.
Southwestern Medical Center is proud to be the first and only Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center in Southern Oklahoma, to view the latest article in the Lawton Constitution Click Here.
In addition to Joint Commission accreditation, Southwestern is also fully accredited by:
A CARF Three-Year Accreditation was awarded to Southwestern Medical Center for Medical Rehabilitation
Dr. Shane Ross, medical director of physical medicine and rehabilitative services at Southwestern, said it is the fifth consecutive accreditation awarded to the hospital through CARF. “We were the first hospital in this area to receive a CARF accreditation,” he said.To learn more about the accreditation, visit www.carf.org and the latest article from The Lawton Constitution.
Southwestern Medical Center’s Sleep Services
Southwestern Medical Center’s Sleep Services receives program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). SWMC is the only Sleep Services program in Southwest Oklahoma to become AASM accredited. To view the latest article in the Lawton Constitution Click Here.