Awards and Recognition

Awards and Recognition

TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Gold Award


The 2018 TMF Hospital Quality Improvement Award program honors hospitals that are performing quality initiatives aimed at improving outcomes in patient care by recognizing those hospitals that have improved their performance on specific national quality measures. Out of 745 hospitals across Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas, 51 facilities earned the TMF Gold Award. TPCH is the only facility to have received this award here in the Brazos Valley.

TMF Gold Award - 681 x 871

Outstanding Patient Experience Award

2014, 2015, 2016

The Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ recognizes hospitals for providing outstanding patient experience based on 10 measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions. The award is based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) patient survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).


Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award

2014, 2015

The Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ recognizes hospitals for superior bariatric surgery outcomes. Patients who have bariatric (weight loss surgery) at these nationally recognized hospitals have a lower risk of experiencing a complication during their hospital stay.


America's 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience


The Best Hospitals Award recognizes hospitals across the country for having outstanding female patient satisfaction. America’s Top 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Satisfaction were chosen based on patient’s willingness to recommend, doctor and nurse communications, staff help, pain management, cleanliness, and explanation of medications.


Other Awards


  • Texas Hospital Quality Improvement, Silver Award (2014)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Bariatric Surgery (2011-2013)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement (2012-2014)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Joint Replacement (2011-2013)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Gynecologic Surgery (2011-2012)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Spine Surgery (2012-2013)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Total Hip Replacement (2012-2013)
  • Healthgrades® Five-Star Recipient for Back and Neck Surgery (2012-2013)