Warren–Michigan Surgical Hospital (MSH) in Warren achieved the Laboratory Excellence Award by receiving the highest possible rating from the laboratory accrediting agency, COLA. Only 5% of all labs accredited by COLA achieve this level of quality.
COLA inspectors survey labs biannually and found MSH compliant with every COLA requirement. Patricia Street, MSH laboratory manager says, “Our patients and surgeons rely on us for safe, accurate and timely lab results. This award reflects our constant commitment to patient safety.”
Yvonne Kughn, CEO of MSH, is very proud of the achievement. “This is just one example of the great work we do at Michigan Surgical Hospital and shows how special our staff is. At MSH, we care about every aspect of our patients’ medical care and hospital experience.”
COLA is empowered to accredit laboratories by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. COLA is also recognized as an accrediting agency by The Joint Commission, the nation’s largest and oldest accrediting body in health care.
To learn more about MSH and this award, contact us today at (586) 427-1000.
At Michigan Surgical Hospital (MSH), We Care about providing patients with personal, specialized care and compassion. Our hospital is a boutique, physician-owned hospital, with three surgical suites and one procedure room, which is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. MSH proudly offers surgical services, specialty clinics, medical admissions, community screenings, radiology, laboratory services and translation services. Our surgical specialties include back and neck, vascular access, orthopedic, podiatric, general and gastrointestinal.