OakBend Medical Center

CMS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Awards OakBend Medical Center with Four-Star Rating

The (CMS) released its updated five-star quality rating system to measure the experiences Medicare beneficiaries have with their health plan and health care system. Health plans are rated on a scale of 1 to 5 stars, with 5 being the highest. These ratings are then published on the Medicare Plan Finder at www.medicare.gov. The overall star rating for hospitals, between 1 and 5 stars, summarizes quality information and measures across 7 areas of quality into […]

OakBend Medical Center’s Jackson Street Campus and William’s Way Campus are Nationally Recognized for ‘A’ in The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization driven by employers and other purchasers of health care, has announced the Spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades and once again awarded OakBend Medical Center an ‘A’ for achieving the highest national standards in patient safety. “At OakBend we put the safety and health of our patients first. We have top notch safety and quality teams and use best practices and accredited sources to keep our processes safe and […]

CMS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Awards OakBend Medical Center with Four-Star Rating

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its updated five-star quality rating system to measure the experiences Medicare beneficiaries have with their health plan and health care system. Health plans are rated on a scale of 1 to 5 stars, with 5 being the highest. These ratings are then published on the Medicare Plan Finder at www.medicare.gov. The overall star rating for hospitals, between 1 and 5 stars, summarizes quality information and measures […]

Oakbend Medical Center Names Physician Of The Year

Dr. Gildardo Andres Ceballos

Because 2020 made gatherings difficult, the presentation of the 2020 Physician of the Year was made at the Physician Appreciation Breakfast, held at OakBend Medical Center on April 1, 2021. Dr. Gildardo Andres Ceballos was named OakBend Medical Center’s 2020 Physician of the Year. The hospital received several nominations for the Physician of the Year award, and Dr. Ceballos was praised for his support of the OakBend Medical Center and the OakBend Medical Group and […]

Oakbend Medical Center Announces Restaurant Month

OakBend Medical Center has announced that instead of Restaurant Week this year, they will be celebrating for the month of April with 10 separate events. The events this year include: Brews & ‘Cues – April 8, 2021 OakBend Medical Center Crawfish Boil – April 10, 2021 Ebell House Dinner & Ghost Tour – April 16, 2021 Sandy McGee’s Brunch – April 18, 2021 Tejas Fajita Happy Hour – April 22, 2021 Bayou Boys Crawfish Boil […]

Oakbend Medical Center’S Skilled Nursing Facility Receives Four-Star Quality Rating

The Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation (IMPACT) Act of 2014 modified the Social Security Act requiring that Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) be required to submit data for public reporting. In response, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) established the SNF Quality Reporting Program (QRP) and authorized the Secretary to report quality measures that relate to care provided by SNFs on a CMS website. OakBend Medical Center’s Skilled Nursing Facility has received a Four-Star […]

OakBend Medical Center’s Jackson Street Campus and William’s Way Campus are Nationally Recognized for Straight ‘A’s in The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization driven by employers and other purchasers of health care, today announced the fall 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades and once again awarded OakBend Medical Center an ‘A’ for achieving the highest national standards in patient safety. OakBend Medical Center is one of only 29 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an ‘A’ every grading cycle since 2012.   “At OakBend we put the safety and health of our […]

Oakbend Medical Center Announces Covid-19 Vaccination Update

Residents of Fort Bend County and surrounding counties may have heard about the COVID-19 vaccine rollouts happening across the country and state. OakBend Medical Center is being overwhelmed with calls about its ability to distribute the vaccine to our community. OakBend has yet to receive the COVID-19 vaccine for distribution to its patients and the general public. OakBend continues to vaccinate according to guidelines set forth by the Texas Department of State Health Services, which has […]

OakBend Medical Center Begins Administering Mederna Vaccinations to Front Line Workers Today

OakBend Medical Center will receive its first shipment of Mederna vaccine at 10:30 A.M. today and will begin administering the vaccine to its First-Tier front-line staff and CEO beginning at 1 P.M. today. They are scheduled to do 50 shots on this first day. Once the front-line workers have received their vaccine, the hospital will begin immediately scheduling local fire departments and other healthcare workers.