178 Pathway designated hospitals, and we are one of three hospitals in Tennessee.
Accredited Breast Cancer Center

Breast Cancer

Accredited Breast Cancer Center by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.

Outstanding Achievement Award


Accredited Cancer Program Certified by the Commission on Cancer; Outstanding Achievement Award.

Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care


Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Chest Pain Centers.

Imaging Center of Excellence


ACR Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
Accredited by the American College of Radiology in the areas of MRI, Ultrasound and Breast Health.

Comprehensive Stroke Center


Certified as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission.



Named as a Top Hospital in Quality by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America.


TriStar Summit Medical Center is designated as a Pathway to Excellence organization by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). This designation demonstrates TriStar Summit’s commitment to creating a work environment where nurses can flourish. TriStar Summit is currently the only hospital in Tennessee to hold this designation and is one of only 139 hospitals designated nation-wide.
Pathway to Excellence Nursing

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