Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Award
Peconic Bay Medical Center (PBMC) has received the American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. Peconic Bay Medical Center also received the Association’s Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll award and Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll award.
Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Silver Award
The American Heart Association has recognized Peconic Bay Medical Center for continued success in using the Mission: Lifeline program to offer the most up-to-date evidence-based treatment guidelines for receiving STEMI heart-attack patients.
Peconic Bay Medical Center is accredited by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Our last survey was in June 2017. The Joint Commission policy forbids accredited organizations from taking retaliatory actions against employees for having reported quality of care concerns to The Joint Commission, which can be reached at the addresses and number below.
Office of Quality Monitoring
The Joint Commission
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Northwell Health Compliance HelpLine
The Northwell Health Compliance HelpLine is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Compliance HelpLine callers may remain anonymous and those who choose to give their name will have their identities protected to the extent allowed by law. The Compliance HelpLine has multi-lingual operators who can take reports from individuals whose first language is not English. The Compliance HelpLine can be reached by calling (800) 894-3226 or by visiting www.northwell.ethicspoint.com online.
We encourage employees, medical staff, vendors, patients, and business partners to report to the Office of Corporate Compliance or the Compliance HelpLine any actual or suspected violations of Northwell Health’s policies and procedures and/or federal or state law. Calls received by the Compliance HelpLine are most often inquiries, but can sometimes be reports of potential misconduct. Our investigatory process includes many methods to determine whether any misconduct occurred.
Compliance takes all calls seriously. Inquiries are reviewed by the Office of Corporate Compliance and may also be reviewed by other applicable departments such as Human Resources, Internal Audit, and the Office of Legal Affairs.