Acreditations and awards

HIMA Health’s network hospitals have received numerous accreditations and awards for its hospitals and its centers of excellence. These accreditations follow a very strict process of review of quality outcomes, safety procedures and staff policies and protocols for the facilities and other specifically for medical services in determined areas such as Oncology, Cardiology, etc.

HIMA San Pablo Bayamon is a Target: Heart Failure participating hospital by the American Heart Association.

HIMA San Pablo Oncological Hospital is a participating facility of the  Children’s Oncology Group (COG), a National Cancer Institute supported clinical trials group, is the world’s largest organization devoted exclusively to childhood and adolescent cancer research. 

HIMA San Pablo Bayamon Chest Pain Center has been accredited by the Society of Cardiovascular Society.  Hospitals awarded this designation have Primary PCI available 24/7 every day of the year. Only accredited center in Puerto Rico.

HIMA San Pablo Caguas is a Target Stroke  participating facility

Participating hospitals are committed to reaching the Target: Stroke performance goal of 50 percent or more of eligible patients treated with tPA within 60 minutes of hospital arrival.

Our Five facilities are accredited by the  Joint Commission

HIMA San Pablo Caguas Stroke Center is accredited by the Joint Commission

The center meets   the standards of the American Heart and Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center. Only accredited Primary Stroke Center in Puerto Rico.

Our international program is Certified by the Medical Tourism Association

The program was given high marks for its service to international patients.

HIMA San Pablo Caguas has been awarded  Gold Plus status for 2016 within the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke program by the American Heart and Stroke Association for quality.

HIMA San Pablo Oncological Hospital is an accredited Commission on Cancer (CoC) Center with Gold Commendation

The (CoC) program of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS), recognizes cancer care programs for their commitment to providing comprehensive, high-quality, and multidisciplinary patient centered care.

HIMA San Pablo Caguas’s Epilepsy Center is currently accredited by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers and is currently a Level 4 Facility

Level 4 Facility is the highest level a center can achieve . Only center accredited in Puerto Rico and the region.

HIMA San Pablo Bayamon has been accredited as a a STEMI (Heart Attack) Receiving Center by the American Heart Association and the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
The Accreditation identifies hospitals that participate in coordinated systems of care for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and meet specific standards. Only accredited center in Puerto Rico.

HIMA San Pablo Bayamon has been awarded Gold status within the Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure program by the American Heart Association for quality.