The following is a news release from the LSU Health System:
The awards presentation at the 16th annual LSU Health Care Effectiveness Forum, "LSU Health: Building Blocks for the Future," recognized achievements of hospitals throughout the LSU Health Care Services Division.
Clinical Excellence Awards were given to those demonstrating superior outcomes on a bundle of disease-specific performance measures. Clinical Lead Awards were given for leadership efforts in providing exemplary healthcare in disease management programs.
Dr. Walter O. Moss Regional Medical Center, in Lake Charles, received the Clinical Excellence Award in Heart Failure, Asthma, HIV, Tobacco Cessation and Hypertension.