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PHT members earn awards
8/2/2012
 
Eighteen South Carolina healthcare organizations were recognized as winners of a Palmetto Hospital Trust (PHT) Safety Award, a PHT Most Improved Safety Award, and/or a PHT Transitional Duty Award at the recent PHT General Membership Meeting. Healthcare professionals from around the state, representing more than 20 Trust members, attended the day-long event, held on June 15, 2012. The winners were:

PHT Safety Award Winners
501+ Beds - AnMed Health
201-500 Beds - the Regional Medical Center
101-200 Beds - Beaufort Memorial Hospital
100 Beds or fewer - Village Hospital
Disabilities & Special Needs Organizations - Keystone Substance Abuse Services
Long-Term Care Facilities - Ellen Sagar Nursing Home
Other Facilities - Conway Hospital Community Services, South Carolina Hospital Association, Tuomey Medical Professionals, Tuomey Professional Services

PHT Most Improved Safety Award Winners
501+ Beds - AnMed Health
201-500 Beds - the Regional Medical Center
101-200 Beds - Wallace Thomson Hospital
100 Beds or fewer - Cannon Memorial Hospital
Disabilities & Special Needs Organizations - LRADAC
Long-Term Care Facilities - Presbyterian Home of South Carolina
Other Facilities - Greenville Health Corporation

PHT Transitional Duty Award Winners
501+ Beds - Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
201-500 Beds - Conway Medical Center
101-200 Beds - Wallace Thomson Hospital
100 Beds or fewer - Cannon Memorial Hospital, Village Hospital
Long-Term Care Facilities - Ellen Sagar Nursing Home, Kingston Nursing Center
Other Facilities - Carolina Health Associates, Conway Hospital Community Services, Edisto Regional Health Services, Inc., Mercy Care, South Carolina Hospital Association, Tuomey Medical Professionals

Safety Awards are presented annually to Palmetto Hospital Trust members with the lowest loss ratios in each of seven peer groups, and Most Improved Safety Awards were presented to Palmetto Hospital Trust members with the largest reductions in loss ratio from 2010 to 2011 in each of seven categories. PHT Transitional Duty Awards are presented to those PHT members required to maintain an OSHA log, with the best (highest) ratio of transitional duty to lost work days in their respective categories. In addition, the following PHT members were recognized for timely claims reporting during 2011:

PLATINUM MEMBERS (reported 100% of their claims within three days)
Abbeville Area Medical Center
Cannon Memorial Hospital
Carolinas Health Associates
Conway Hospital Community Services
Edisto Regional Health Services, Inc.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital
Greenville Health Corporation
Keystone Substance Abuse Services
Lexington/Richland Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council
Mercy Care
Newberry County Memorial Hospital
Presbyterian Home of South Carolina - Clinton
Presbyterian Home of South Carolina - Columbia
Presbyterian Home of South Carolina - Florence
Presbyterian Home of South Carolina - Foothills
Presbyterian Home of South Carolina - Summerville
Self Medical Group
South Carolina Hospital Association
Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care
Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
Tuomey Healthcare System
Tuomey Medical Professionals
Village Hospital

GOLD MEMBERS (reported at least 90% of their claims within three days)
Beaufort Memorial Hospital
Greenville Hospital System
Self Regional Healthcare
the Regional Medical Center

Congratulations again to these Trust members on their achievements in workplace safety.