At Ozarks Medical Center, our physicians, nurses, staff, administration
and board of directors are dedicated to providing quality care to our
patients. Our goal is to demonstrate superior clinical quality, safety
and effectiveness. We strive to create a culture of safety and quality
for all services: every patient, every time.
Quality & Safety Data
As a measure of our quality, Ozarks Medical Center participates in the
national Hospital Compare quality measure tracking program, coordinated
by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The Hospital
Compare quality report compares OMC’s performance in key areas of
health care delivery to that of other regional and national hospitals.
If you would like to view Ozarks Medical Center’s results on the
Hospital Compare website, you may click on the link below. Enter our zip
code 65775 when prompted and follow the instructions on the site.
Please remember that CMS data is one year old. At any time you visit this
link, you will be viewing data measured one year ago.
Data and resources on the quality of care provided by Missouri hospitals
is also available from the Missouri Hospital Association's website,
Missouri Health Matters.
Click here to learn more about OMC’s progress in its race to how
OMC is on a “race to zero” to reduce hospital acquired infect
OMC Earned an "A" Grade for Patient Safety
In October 2016, Ozarks Medical Center earned an "A" Grade for
Patient Safety by Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. OMC was one of 844 hospitals
nationwide to receive an "A" ranking OMC among the safest hospitals
in the United States. To see OMC's full grade, visit
‘Excellence in Safe Care Award,’ Center for Patient Safety
In 2013, Ozarks Medical Center was one of two Missouri hospitals to receive
the fifth annual “Excellence in Safe Care Award” from the
Center for Patient Safety (CPS). The “Excellence in Safe Care”
awards this year recognize a few of the many health care provider projects
that increase patient safety in Missouri facilities. Honorees are selected
by a panel of independent healthcare industry experts assembled by CPS.
Patient Safety Excellence Award, Healthgrades
Top 5% for Patient Safety and Quality, Healthgrades
Ozarks Medical Center received a Patient Safety Excellence Award and was
ranked in the top 5 percent in the country for patient safety and quality
by Healthgrades, a website that uses comprehensive information about clinical
outcomes, patient satisfaction and patient safety.
OMC Quality & Safety Department
Director Mary Fine
417-256-9111 ext. 6155