Sepsis and septic shock are leading causes of death worldwide. SEP-1 is a measure that focuses on early treatment, as with each hour of delay, risk of mortality for patients with sepsis increases by about 4-9%.

Staff at Hillcrest Cushing have been focused on the timely implementation of the SEP-1 Bundle and have achieved 100% of this very important care.

Hospital Leadership Also Announces Top Rural Hospital Award from the Leapfrog Group

Cushing, Oklahoma (Jan. 19, 2024) – Hillcrest Hospital Cushing today unveiled a new intensive care unit (ICU), designed to provide around the clock care to the region’s most critically ill patients. Opened on Dec. 18, 2023, the four-room unit has served 11 patients to date.

Prior to opening, the ICU was remodeled to include breakaway doors for easy access to patients and four points of constant monitoring. The unit is also staffed to ensure a lower patient-to-nurse ratio.

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Hillcrest Hospital Cushing is committed to safety. Did you know Hillcrest Hospital Cushing has reached a 100% prevention rate for blood clots in legs in 2023? According to the CDC, up to 900,000 people in the United States are affected by blood clots each year. These clots are often caused by illness and/or decreased mobility. Thankfully, our physicians, nurses and staff are all committed to quality patient care and prevention of patient harm. Staff have worked together to make sure each and every patient has the appropriate measures in place to prevent any complications from developing.... Read More »

Oklahoma Heart Institute Sleep Care in Cushing recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

“The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Oklahoma Heart Institute Sleep Care on meeting the high standards required to earn accreditation as a sleep disorders center,” said Dr. Jennifer Martin, AASM president. “Oklahoma Heart Institute Sleep Care is an important resource for the local community and will provide the highest quality care for people who have sleep disorders. Sleep is essential to health, and the effective treatment of... Read More »

Highlighting nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, Hillcrest Hospital Cushing has been named a 2022 Top Hospital by The Leapfrog Group. Hillcrest Cushing is recognized in the Top Rural Hospitals category.

The Leapfrog Top Hospital awards are widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive awards American hospitals can receive. The Top Hospital designation is bestowed by The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization of employers and other purchasers widely acknowledged as the toughest standard-setters for health care safety and quality.

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The City of Cushing and Hillcrest HealthCare System have executed an extension of the current lease at Hillcrest Hospital Cushing until Jan. 31, 2030. This agreement will keep Hillcrest Cushing as one of the major health care providers in the area.

“The community in Cushing has confidence in Hillcrest,” said Dee Renshaw, CEO of Hillcrest Cushing. “This agreement furthers our relationship with the Cushing community and allows us to continue providing quality care to patients in need for years to come."

The lease extension allows Hillcrest Cushing to grow its physician base,... Read More »

Hillcrest Hospital Cushing continues its focus on producing a safe environment for quality patient care. We take a comprehensive approach to maintain the safety of patients who entrust us with their care. A top priority is the elimination of hospital acquired infections. The risk of acquiring an infection during a hospitalization increases when patients are hospitalized. Numerous factors contribute to that increased risk including, but not limited to, immunosuppression, chronic illness, older age, length of stay, exposure to infectious pathogens and use of devices, such as urinary... Read More »

We’re proud to share the Hillcrest Hospital Cushing 2021 Community Benefit Report. Along with hospital statistics, this report reflects Hillcrest Cushing's impact on the community through unfunded care, discounts to uninsured patients and support to local vendors. It’s an honor to provide unsurpassed care and support to our community every day. Click here for full report.