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ChiMei Hospital (Yong Kang and Liou Ying branches)

ChiMei Hospital YongKang branch was the first medical institution in Taiwan to receive the Westgard Sigma Verification of Performance. Verified since 2015. Liou Ying branch has also been verified since 2015.

ChiMei Medical Center Yongkang and LiouYing branches - Sigma Verification of Performance

Original Verification: September 18th, 2015
Duration of Current Verification: August 5th, 2019 through September 30, 2020

In August, Westgard QC was happy to re-verify the performance of the YongKang branch and LiouYing branch of the ChiMei hospital system.

Chi Mei Hospital is a modern, fully equipped medical center with more than 2400 beds capacity. We are the largest integrated health care system in the Yunlin-Chiayi-Tainan area. We provide high quality health services to more than 2 million patients. Chi Mei Hospital aims to offer safe and quality medical care, promotes health and well-being of staff and the community, and educates outstanding medical professionals. Our Core Values are: Compassion, Accountability and Effectiveness.

"Chi Mei Hospital, formerly named Father Fox Foundation Hospital back in the hospital’s early years, was founded in 1968. The Hospital moved to the present location in 1986. The name of the hospital was changed to the Chi Mei Foundation Hospital in 1992. Chi Mei Foundation Hospital was accredited as a Medical Center in 2000. Chi Mei Hospital was recognized with National Quality Award in 2002, The Nursing Department was awarded the highest honor by the DOH in 2011 for its nurse-friendly work environment. Chi Mei Liouying began providing care for patients in northern Tainan in 2004. It was accredited with excellence by the Teaching Hospital Accreditation in 2008. Chi Mei Chiali began providing high quality health care for residents of the Beiman area in September 2011.

"We have 36 medical departments, 13 administration departments, 30 medical committees, 9 administrative committees, and 13 research labs. We operate 1273 beds in Yongkang. Chi Mei Healthcare covering three hospitals, totaling2400 beds, serve the largest population in the Yunlin-Chiayi-Tainan area. Currently, we have 3700 employees in Yongkang."

ChiMei YongKang Branch

ChiMei YongKang Branch Sigma-metrics

Chemistry Assay

C16200 -1

C16000 -2

Albumin

Six sigma

Six sigma

ALT

Four sigma

Five sigma

Alkaline Phosphatase

Six sigma

Six sigma

Amylase

Six sigma

Six sigma

AST

Five sigma

Four sigma

Bilirubin, Direct

Six sigma

Six sigma

Bilirubin, Total

Six sigma

Six sigma

C4

-

Six sigma

C-Reactive Protein

-

Six sigma

CO2

Six sigma

-

Creatinine Kinase (CK)

Four sigma

Four sigma

Calcium

-

Six sigma

Chloride

Six sigma

Five sigma

Cholesterol

Six sigma

Six sigma

Creatinine

Four sigma

Six sigma

Cystatin C

-

Five sigma

GGT

Six sigma

Six sigma

Glucose

Six sigma

Six sigma

Haptoglobin

-

Six sigma

Iron

Six sigma

 

HDL

Six sigma

Six sigma

IgA

-

Six sigma

IgG

-

Six sigma

IgM

-

Six sigma

LDL

Six sigma

Six sigma

LDH

Six sigma

-

Lithium

Four sigma

Four sigma

Lactate

Six sigma

Six sigma

Lipase

Six sigma

Six sigma

Magnesium

Six sigma

Six sigma

Microalbumin

Four sigma

Four sigma

Phosphorous

Six sigma

Four sigma

Prealbumin

Six sigma

Six sigma

Potassium

Six sigma

Six sigma

Transferin

-

-

Total Protein

Six sigma

Six sigma

Sodium

Four sigma

Four sigma

Triglycerides

Six sigma

Six sigma

UIBC

Six sigma

-

Urea Nitrogen

Four sigma

-

Uric Acid

Six sigma

Six sigma

Chloride, U

-

Six sigma

Creatinine, U

-

Five sigma

Potassium, U

-

Six sigma

Protein, U

-

Six sigma

Sodium, U

-

Six sigma

Uric, U

-

Six sigma

ChiMei Yong Kang also verified their Immunoassays.

Immunoassays

I2000

CA 125

Six sigma

CA 15-3

Four sigma

CA 19-9

Four sigma

Cortisol

Six sigma

Carbemazepine

Four sigma

Digoxin

Six sigma

Estradiol

Six sigma

Folate

Six sigma

FSH

Four sigma

hCG

Four sigma

LH

Six sigma

Phenytoin

Six sigma

Progesterone

Five sigma

Prolactin

Six sigma

Vancomycin

Six sigma

Vitamin B12

Four sigma

 

Performance at the Yong Kang Branch:

2019 9 9 Chimei YongKang c16000 1 MEDX

2019 9 9 Chimei YongKang c16000 2 MEDX

2019 9 9 Chimei YongKang i2000 MEDX

 

 

Analytes verified at the Liou Ying branch:

Chemistry Assay

C8000

Albumin

Four sigma

ALT

Four sigma

Alkaline Phosphatase

Six sigma

Amylase

Six sigma

AST

Six sigma

Bilirubin, Direct

Six sigma

Bilirubin, Total

Six sigma

C-Reactive Protein

Six sigma

Creatinine Kinase (CK)

Six sigma

Calcium

Six sigma

Chloride

Five sigma

Cholesterol

Six sigma

Creatinine

Six sigma

GGT

Six sigma

Glucose

Six sigma

Iron

Six sigma

HDL

Six sigma

LDL

Six sigma

LDH

Six sigma

Lithium

Four sigma

Lactate

Six sigma

Lipase

Six sigma

Magnesium

Six sigma

Microalbumin

Six sigma

Potassium

Six sigma

Total Protein

Six sigma

Sodium

Four sigma

Triglycerides

Six sigma

UIBC

Four sigma

Urea Nitrogen

Five sigma

Uric Acid

Six sigma

Albumin, U

Six sigma

Ammonia, U

Six sigma

Immunoassays were also verified 

Immunoassays

I2000-1

Cortisol

Six sigma

Carbemazepine

Four sigma

Digoxin

Five sigma

Folate

Five sigma

hCG

Four sigma

Phenytoin

Six sigma

Phenobarbital

Five sigma

Prolactin

Five sigma

Vancomycin

Four sigma

Vitamin B12

Five sigma

 

Graphic Display of Yong Kang performance

  2019 9 9 Chimei LiouYing c16 1 MEDX

2019 9 9 Chimei YongKang c16 2 MEDX 

2019 9 9 Chimei YongKang i2000 MEDX

 

Congratulations to ChiMei Yong Kang and Liou Ying branches for their extensive accomplishment and continuous improvement.

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