Awards & Recognition
Wound Healing Center Recognized for Highest Comprehensive Heal Rate
The Wound Healing Center in Marshalltown won an award from Healogics for Highest Comprehensive Heal Rate in 2020. The award was the result of a 97% heal rate. It's the first time this award has been given, and Marshalltown was the first clinic in the Healogics system to receive it.
Wound Healing Center Wins Healogics' Presidents Circle Award
The UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Wound Healing Center was again recognized with a President's Circle Award for clinical excellence in 2020 by Healogics, the nation's largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Marshalltown center was one of just three centers in the Western Zone to receive the recognition, joining clinics in Oregon and California. Marshalltown's center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent and a wound healing rate of at least 92 percent of less than 28 median days. Marshalltown's wound center has won the Presidents Circle Award in 2017, 2019 and 2020, while also receiving the Center of Excellence Award the past five years.
UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Area Paramedic Service Receives 2018 Career Service of the Year Award
The Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association (IEMSA) awarded UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Area Paramedic Service the 2018 Career Service of the Year award. IEMSA leadership selected UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown based on providing 911 coverage and evacuation of the hospital the night of July 19 Marshalltown tornado. Several members of the EMS team worked long, overnight hours and didn't leave the main office to ensure the community was well covered during and after the disaster.
UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Area Paramedic Service is the sole 911 paramedic ambulance service in Marshall County and averages just under 6,000 calls per year. Their territory includes all of Marshall County and portions of Jasper and Grundy counties.
UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown's CME Program Receives Accreditation with Commendation
The Iowa Medical Society (IMS) is pleased to announce that UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown has received Accreditation with Commendation, the highest level of continuing medical education (CME) accreditation awarded to providers. IMS accredited CME providers are required to meet 15 criteria set forth by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.
UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown joins Iowa Health – Des Moines and Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs as providers that have been granted Accreditation with Commendation by IMS.