Awards and Honors

  • Named one of 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics in February 2014
  • Named one of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics in February 2014
  • Placed 2nd in the "Top Tennessee Hospitals" according to Consumer Reports in September 2013
  • Became the only hospital in Tennessee to earn Joint Commission Certification for its hip fracture program in April 2013.
  • Named among the 100 Great Hospitals in American by Becker’s Hospital Review in April 2013
  • In March 2013 launched a multi-year modernization project and broke ground on new inpatient tower
  • Opened a new 3-bed epilepsy monitoring unity (EMU) to serve patients 12 and older in Feb. 2012
  • Named among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, previously Thomas Reuters in Feb. 2012
  • Recognized for patient safety with an “A” rating Hospital Safety Score by Leapfrog Group
  • Ranked as high performing in cardiology and heart surgery, gastroenterology, geriatrics, orthopedics and pulmonology and among the best hospitals in the Nashville metro area in U.S. News Media & World Report’s 2011-12 Best Hospitals list
  • First in Middle Tennessee to earn the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for Cardiac Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Destination Therapy
  • Society of Chest Pain Centers three-year designation as an “Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI.”
  • HealthGrades 2012 ranked first in Tennessee for treatment of stroke and among top 5 percent in the nation; five-star rated and recipient of Stroke Care Excellence Award
  • Joint Commission certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for its Joint Replacement Program.
  • The Medal of Honor from the Department of Health and Human Services for its life-saving organ donation rates
  • Three-year, full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
  • Three-Year Approval with Commendation by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons
  • Center for Multiple Sclerosis designated as the first Comprehensive Center for MS Care in Tennessee by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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