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

Recognition

A Commitment to Excellence

Our dedication to outstanding health care has earned many accolades. Here are a few of which we’re especially proud:

Patient Safety Excellence Award ™

Healthgrades

The Patient Safety Excellence Award™ recognizes hospitals for how well a hospital prevents infections, medical errors, and other complications based on 14 serious, potentially preventable adverse events. Patients receiving care at Patient Safety Excellence Award recipient hospitals have, on average, a lower risk of experiencing patient safety events.

"Best Hospital"

The State newspaper

"Best Hospital"

The Free Times Reader’s Poll

One of South Carolina’s “Best Places to Work”

SC Chamber of Commerce

“Best Company for Working Moms”

March of Dimes

“Best Place to Have a Baby”

Palmetto Parent

Level III Trauma Center

DHEC

Lexington Medical Center has met applicable criteria set forth in Trauma Care System, SC Code Ann. Sections in § 44-61-510, et seq., and South Carolina Trauma Care Systems, Regulation 61-116.

Summit Award for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction

Press Ganey

Lexington Medical Center won the prestigious Summit Award from Press Ganey for sustaining excellence in quality of care and providing the best possible experience for patients and their families. To qualify, a hospital must rank in the 95th percentile or above in patient satisfaction for a minimum of three consecutive years.

Consumer Choice Award

National Research Corporation

For an impressive tenth year in a row, Lexington Medical Center has won the prestigious Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation (NRC). The Midlands community continues to select Lexington Medical Center as the hospital with the highest quality of service in the area.

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.

2018 Mission: Lifeline® Gold Plus Receiving Award

American Heart Association

Our participation in Mission: Lifeline® demonstrates our commitment to quality care. Receiving hospitals earn Gold 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.

2018 Gold Plus Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite

American Heart Association

“The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving 85% or higher compliance with all Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Achievement Measures and 75% or higher compliance with five or more Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Measures for two or more consecutive years and achieving Time to Thrombolytic Therapy ≤ 60 minutes 75% or more of applicable acute ischemic stroke patients to improve quality of patient care and outcomes.”

2018 Silver Achievement Award for Resuscitation

American Heart Association

“The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving 85% or higher compliance with all Get With The Guidelines®-Resuscitation Achievement Measures for one year to improve quality of patient care and outcomes.”

2018 Silver Plus Achievement Award for Heart Failure

American Heart Association

“The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving 85% or higher compliance with all Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Achievement Measures and 75 percent compliance with four of nine heart failure quality measures for at least twelve consecutive months.”

Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care

Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina

LMC is proud to be a a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care® by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina. It shows we’ve demonstrated a commitment to excellence when it comes to delivering quality care, treatment expertise, and our patient results in Cardiac Care.

Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement

Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina

LMC is proud to be a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement® by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina. It shows we’ve demonstrated a commitment to excellence when it comes to delivering quality care, treatment expertise, and our patient results in Knee and Hip Replacement.

Blue Distinction Center + for Maternity Care

Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina

LMC is proud to be a Blue Distinction Center + for Maternity Care by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina. It shows we’ve demonstrated a commitment to excellence when it comes to delivering quality care and treatment expertise for vaginal and cesarean section deliveries. These centers demonstrate better overall patient satisfaction and a lower percentage of early elective deliveries.

CMS 5 Star Rating

Hospital Compare

What is the Hospital Compare overall rating?
The overall rating summarizes up to 57 quality measures on Hospital Compare reflecting common conditions that hospitals treat, such as heart attacks or pneumonia. Hospitals may perform more complex services or procedures not reflected in the measures on Hospital Compare. The overall rating shows how well each hospital performed, on average, compared to other hospitals in the U.S.

“Outstanding Air Quality Business of the Year”

DHEC

Green Bill of Health

Earth Day Award Recipient

Keep the Midlands Beautiful

First Accredited Breast Health Center in the Midlands

American College of Radiology