Phone Numbers

Main Campus Front Desk
(803) 791-2000
Public Relations & Marketing
(803) 791-2191
Patient Admissions
(803) 791-2570
Patient Billing (Hospital)
(803) 791-2300
(877) 835-0975

Accreditations & Certifications

We’ve earned key accreditations, designations and certifications from many prestigious programs.

DNV Accredited Hospital

Det Norske Veritas (DNV)

DNV is the leading accreditor of US hospitals integrating ISO 9001 quality compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation. DNV creates and supports an environment in which readiness and improvement are the standard.

ISO 9001:2008 Certified

Det Norske Veritas (DNV)

DNV is the leading accreditor of US hospitals integrating ISO 9001 quality compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation. DNV creates and supports an environment in which readiness and improvement are the standard.

DNV Certified Primary Stroke Center

Det Norske Veritas (DNV)

This certification integrates the requirements of hospital accreditation with the guidelines of the Brain Attack Coalition and recommendations of the American Stroke Association. Medical professionals specializing in stroke care work together to identify acute stroke patients, provide treatment and early rehabilitation.

Accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)

Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care

This accreditation is granted to facilities that have committed and shown to provide quality care and outcomes for the care of patients suspected of having an acute coronary event.

2015 Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Plus Recognition Award

American Heart Association

Our participation in Mission: Lifeline® demonstrates our commitment to quality care. Receiving hospitals earn Silver recognition for achieving 85% or higher composite adherence to all Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center quality achievement indicators for consecutive 12-month intervals and 75% or higher compliance on all Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center quality measures to improve the quality of care for STEMI patients.

Bronze Achievement Award for Heart Failure

American Heart Association

The Bronze Achievement Award is bestowed from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association's "Get With the Guidelines" program. It recognizes committment and success in improving quality of patient care and outcomes.

Platinum Performance Achievement Award

National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR)

National guidelines recommend standards for treatment of STEMI and NSTEMI patients. In 2014 Lexington Medical Center, a Duke Medical Center Affiliate received the Platinum Performance Achievement Award for our patient outcomes.

Duke Heart Center Affiliation

Duke Medicine

The region's first and only Duke Medicine-affiliated heart care program. Our patients can count on not only receiving fast treatment but also among receiving the most advanced treatments and protocols medicine has to offer.

Duke Cancer Center Affiliation

Duke Medicine

This collaboration allows our patients to have access to Duke’s excellence in cancer patient care, clinical research and education.

Group Accreditations

One of the key quality indicators of medical care and health care service is independent audit by professional associations and leading organizations. Here are a few who evaluate our service on a regular basis.

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • American College of Radiology
  • American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • American Stroke Association
  • Det Norske Veritas
  • Duke Medicine
  • National Research Corporation
  • Press Ganey