Designations & Recognitions

Southeast Hospital

  • Gold Seal of Approval™ by the Joint Commission
  • Recognized Nationally as High Performing in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Heart Failure by U.S. News & World Report
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ by HealthGrades for 5 Years in a Row
  • Ranked in Top 5 Percent in Nation for Outstanding Patient Experience
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ by HealthGrades
  • Ranked in Top 5 Percent of Nation's Hospitals for Patients Satisfaction by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid
  • Ranked Among Best Regional Hospitals in Nation by U.S. News & World Report for 2 Years in a Row. Only Hospital in the region and among only 9 in Missouri to achieve this ranking

Breast Care & Diagnostic Center

  • Designated as Breast Imaging center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology

Cancer Services (Southeast Cancer Center)

  • Radiation therapy is Accredited by the American College of Radiology

Cardiac & Vascular Services

  • Recipients of the Silver award for NSTEMI for 2018, GWTG Mission Lifeline
  • Recipients of Bronze Plus award for STEMI for 2018, GWTG Mission Lifeline
  • Comprehensive Cardiac Center (CCC) Certification
  • Six-Time ACTION Registry/GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award from American College of Cardiology / 9-Time Chest Pain – MI Platinum
  • Recognized as High Performing in Heart Failure by U.S. News & World Reports (2017)
  • Designated as Missouri Level II Stroke Center by Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and Missouri’s Time Critical Diagnosis (TCD) System
  • Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award in Stroke by American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (2017)
  • Five-Star Rating for Stroke Treatment
  • Get With The Guidelines Gold Quality Achievement Award in Heart Failure from American Heart Association (2011)
  • Designated as southeast Missouri’s only Blue Distinction Center® for Cardiac Care by Anthem Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Missouri (2009)
  • Accredited by Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories
  • Accredited by Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories
  • Cape Girardeau facility accredited by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation: One of only 3 accredited programs in region

College of Nursing & Health Sciences

  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Accredited by the Missouri State Board of Nursing

Diabetes Center

  • Diabetes Self-Management Education Recognition Certificate from the American Diabetes Association

Home Health & Hospice

  • Hospice Elite Recognition through Healthcare First
  • People’s Choice Award in Cape County 2013-2019
  • Accredited by The Joint Commission for Southeast Home Health & Southeast Hospice
  • Licensure by the State of Missouri for Southeast Home Health
  • Certification through the State of Missouri for Southeast Hospice

Imaging and Lab Services

  • Accredited in MRI, Ultrasound, CT, and Radiology by American College of Radiology
  • Accredited by the Commission on Laboratory Accreditation

Stroke Treatment/Neurosciences

  • Gold Seal of Approval™ as Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission
  • Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award in Stroke by American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • Designated as Missouri Level II Stroke Center by Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and Missouri's Time Critical Diagnosis (TCD) System
  • Five-Star Rating for Stroke Treatment

Urology

  • Southeast Hospital Recognized Nationally as High Performing in Urology by U.S. News & World Report for 2 Years in a Row (2011-2012)

Pulmonology/Sleep Medicine

  • Southeast Hospital Recognized Nationally as High Performing in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) by U.S. News & World Report (2017)
  • Cape Girardeau facility Accredited by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation: One of 3 accredited programs in region
  • Sleep Diagnostic Center accredited by American Academy of Sleep Medicine