Regional Rehabilitation Institute, a department of Rapid City Regional Hospital, maintained a three-year accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for its Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital: Adults, Children and Adolescents, and Stroke Programs.
Rapid City Regional Hospital is verified as a Level II Trauma Center by the Verification Review Committee, an ad hoc committee of the Committee on Trauma (COT) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). This is the highest level trauma center verification obtained in most rural states. Spearfish Regional Hospital is verified as a Level III Trauma Center by ACS. This verification is an advancement for the facility, which voluntarily sought and achieved the designation.
Rapid City Regional Hospital’s Hospice of the Hills received a two-star achievement from the We Honor Veterans program. Rapid City Regional Hospital’s Cardiac Program was honored with the American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR ACTION Registry-GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2012 - one of only 197 hospitals nationwide to do so.
Rapid City Regional Hospital’s Family Medicine Residency program was reaccredited for five years, the maximum term awarded by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). Rapid City Regional Hospital Laboratory received accreditation from the College of American Pathologists.
Regional Home Medical Equipment maintained the Exemplary Provider™ Certificate of Accreditation from The Compliance Team, Inc., a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) approved health care accrediting body.Regional Sleep Health Center, a department of Rapid City Regional Hospital, is accredited for five years by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
Regional Specialty Pharmacy, was awarded a three-year accreditation by URAC. “We applaud Regional Specialty Pharmacy, on achieving URAC Accreditation,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “In today’s health care market, URAC accreditation provides a mark of distinction for organizations to demonstrate their commitment to quality health care.”