2016 Guardian of Excellence Award Winners

CLINICAL QUALITY

  • Cannon Memorial Hospital, Pickens, South Carolina
  • Harrison Memorial Hospital, Cynthiana, Kentucky
  • Hedrick Medical Center, Chillicothe, Missouri
  • HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland, Highland, Illinois
  • King's Daughters Medical Center, Ashland, Kentucky
  • Kittitas Valley Healthcare, Ellensburg, Washington
  • New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Northern Maine Medical Center, Fort Kent, Maine
  • OSF St. Francis Hospital and Medical Group, Escanaba, Michigan
  • Rush Oak Park Hospital, Oak Park, Illinois
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Southlake, Southlake, Texas
  • Treasure Valley Hospital, Boise, Idaho
  • Troy Regional Medical Center, Troy, Alabama
  • Zale Lipshy University Hospital, Dallas, Texas

EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

  • Benedictine Health System - Villa St. Benedict, Duluth, Illinois
  • Carolinas Healthcare System - Anson, Wadesboro, North Carolina
  • Carolinas Healthcare System, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge, Morganton, North Carolina
  • Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge – Valdese, Connelly Springs, North Carolina
  • Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Medical Group, Morganton, North Carolina
  • Carolinas Healthcare System - Grace Nursing Center, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Carolinas Healthcare System - Lincoln, Lincolnton, North Carolina
  • CHRISTUS Health, ​Irving, Texas
  • CHRISTUS St Michael Rehabilitation Hospital, Texarkana, Texas
  • Cleveland Clinic - Brunswick Family Health Center, Brunswick, Ohio
  • FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital - Hoke Campus, Raeford, North Carolina
  • FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital, Raeford, North Carolina
  • Houston Methodist Primary Care Group, Houston, Texas
  • Houston Methodist West Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • Imperial Point Medical Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • ​Iowa Specialty Hospital-Belmond, Belmond, Iowa
  • Lafayette General Medical Doctors, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Memorial Health System Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Houston, Texas
  • Memorial Hermann Health System Southeast, Houston, Texas
  • Memorial Hermann Health System University Place, Houston, Texas
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • Mercy Medical Center - Sioux City, Sioux City. Iowa
  • Meridian Health - Ocean Medical Center, Brick, New Jersey
  • Meridian Nursing and Rehab at Brick, Brick, New Jersey
  • Meridian Subacute Rehab Wall, Wall, New Jersey
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, Memphis, Texas
  • Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute, Kansas
  • North Broward Medical Center, Deerfield Beach, Florida
  • OSF St. Luke Medical Center, Kewanee, Illinois
  • Southern Ohio Medical Center, Portsmouth, Ohio
  • Spooner Health System, Spooner, Wisconsin
  • St. Martin Hospital, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
  • Stoughton Hospital, Stoughton, Wisconsin
  • Texas Children's Pediatrics, Houston, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, Rockwall, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources – Allen, Allen, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources – Azle, Azle, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources – Dallas, Dallas, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources – Kaufman, Kaufman, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources – Overall, Arlington, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources – Southwest, Arlington, Texas
  • Texas Health Resources - Specialty Hospital, Arlington, Texas
  • Thibodaux Regional Medical Center, Thibodaux, Louisiana
  • University Medical Center Health System, Lubbock, Texas
  • University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Willows, Wall, New Jersey

PATIENT EXPERIENCE

  • 21st Century Oncology, Woodbury, New Jersey
  • 21st Century Oncology, Andalusia, Alabama
  • Advanced Surgical Hospital, Washington, Pennsylvania
  • Baptist Health Breast Center, South Miami, Florida
  • Baptist Health Corbin, Corbin, Kentucky
  • Baptist Health Home Health Network-Heber Springs, Heber Springs, Arkansas
  • Baptist Health South Florida - Doctors Hospital, Coral Gables, Florida
  • Baptist Health South Florida - Homestead Hospital, Homestead, Florida
  • Baptist Health South Florida - Mariners Hospital, Tavernier, Florida
  • Baptist Health South Florida- Coral Springs Endoscopy, Coral Gables, Florida
  • Baptist Mammography Center at Macy's, The Falls, Miami, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Brickell, Coral Gables, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Davie, Davie, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Doral, Doral, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Miami Lakes, Miami Lakes, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Palmetto Bay, Miami, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Pembroke Pines, Miami, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza at Tamiami Trail, Miami, Florida
  • Baptist Medical Plaza-Coral Gables, Coral Gables, Florida
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville, Collierville, Texas
  • Baptist Urgent Care Center at Sawgrass, Sunrise, Florida
  • BayCare Outpatient Imaging – Trinity, Trinity, Florida
  • Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, Dallas, Texas
  • Baylor Medical Center at Uptown, Dallas, Texas
  • Baylor Medical Center Waxahachie, Waxahachie, Texas
  • Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington, Arlington, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Irving, Irving, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - College Station, College Station, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Frisco, Frisco, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine, Grapevine, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney, McKinney, Texas
  • Baylor Surgical Hospital at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Beaumont Hospital- Trenton, Trenton, Michigan
  • Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak, Royal Oak, Michigan
  • BHS/Medical Arts Surgery Center at Baptist, Miami, Florida
  • BHS/Medical Arts Surgery Center at South Miami, Miami, Florida
  • Breast Health Network Edmond, Edmond, Oklahoma
  • Burgess Health Center - Emergency Department, Onawa, Iowa
  • Calvary Hospital, Bronx New, York
  • Cameron Memorial Community Hospital, Angola, Indiana
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Goodyear, Arizona
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, Arlington Heights, Illinois
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Southwestern Regional Medical Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America Southeastern Regional Medical Center, Newnan, Georgia
  • Cardiology Associates, Mobile, Alabama
  • CarolinaEast Rehabilitation Hospital, New Bern, North Carolina
  • Carolinas HealthCare System SouthPark, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Alamo Heights, San Antonio, Texas
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN Hospital Corpus Christi – South, Corpus Christi, Texas
  • City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California
  • Clarke County Hospital, Osceola, Iowa
  • Cleveland Clinic Brunswick Emergency Department, Brunswick, Ohio
  • Columbia Center Birth  Hospital, Mequon, Wisconsin
  • Columbus Community Hospital, Columbus, Wisconsin
  • Cypress Pointe Surgical Hospital, Hammond, Louisiana
  • Dunes Surgical Hospital Dakota, Dunes, South Dakota
  • Emerus Community Hospital, Tomball, Texas
  • ER at Grand Prairie Department of Medical Center of Arlington, Arlington,  Texas
  • Erie Physicians Network – UPMC, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Estes Park Medical Group, Estes Park, Colorado
  • Fairview Hospital, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • Fairview Northland Medical Center, Princeton, Minnesota
  • First Choice Emergency Room, Flower Mound, Texas
  • First Texas Hospital, Lewisville, Texas
  • Florida Hospital Celebration Health, Altamonte Springs, Florida
  • Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel, Orlando, Florida
  • Flower Mound Emergency Center, Lewisville, Texas
  • Floyd Medical Center, Rome, Georgia
  • Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana
  • Franciscan St. Francis-Carmel, Carmel, Indiana
  • Geisinger Center for Aesthetics & Cosmetic Surgery, Danville, Pennsylvania
  • Glen Cove Hospital, Glen Cove, New York
  • Grandview Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio
  • Greenwich Hospital,  Greenwich, Connecticut
  • Grundy County Memorial Hospital, Grundy Center,  Iowa
  • Hawarden Regional Healthcare, Hawarden, Iowa
  • Heart Hospital of Austin, Austin, Texas
  • Higgins General Hospital, Bremen, Georgia
  • Hill Country Memorial Hospital, Fredericksburg, Texas
  • Hoag Orthopedic Institute, Irvine, California
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York,  New York
  • HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
  • Hutchinson Health, Hutchinson, Minnesota
  • Imaging Center for Women, Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Incline Village Community Hospital, Incline Village, Nevada
  • Inova Ambulatory Surgery Center at Lorton, LLC, Lorton, Virginia
  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital - Radiation Oncology, Fairfax, Virginia
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital, Leesburg, Virginia
  • Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia
  • Institute for Orthopaedic Surgery, Lima, Ohio
  • Iowa Specialty Hospital- Belmond, Belmond, Iowa
  • J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital, Southport, North Carolina
  • James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Columbus, Ohio
  • Jewish Family Service of Tidewater, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • JFK Medical Center-Boynton Beach, Atlantis, Florida
  • JFK Medical Center-Palm Beach Gardens, Atlantis, Florida
  • Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center, Youngstown, Ohio
  • Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital, Hollywood, Florida
  • Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, Illinois
  • Lafayette General Medical Center, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Lafayette General Medical Doctors Group, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Lexington Medical Center Irmo Ambulatory Surgery, West Columbia, South Carolina
  • Little Falls Hospital, Little Falls,  New York
  • Littleton Regional Healthcare, Littleton, New Hampshire
  • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream, Valley Stream, New York
  • Lourdes Cardiology, Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • Magnolia Regional Health Center, Corinth ,Mississippi
  • Mammoth Hospital, Mammoth Lakes, California
  • Maple Grove Hospital, Maple Grove, Minnesota
  • Mary Washington Healthcare, Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
  • Medical Imaging at Lee's Hill, Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Mednax Medical Group - Pediatrix Cardiology of Dallas, Dallas, Texas
  • Memorial Cancer Institute, Hollywood, Florida
  • Memorial Hermann Medical Group, Houston, Texas
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • Memorial Hermann Surgical Hospital First Colony, Sugar Land, Texas
  • Memorial Hermann Surgical Hospital Kingwood, Kingwood, Texas
  • Memorial Hospital Miramar, Miramar, Florida
  • Memorial Hospital of Converse County, Douglas, Wyoming
  • Memorial Hospital Pembroke, Pembroke, Pines Florida
  • Memorial Medical Center - Emergency Services, Ashland, Wisconsin
  • Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, Florida
  • Memorial Regional Hospital South, Hollywood, Florida
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center,  New York,  New York
  • Mercy Community Physicians, Cedar Rapids Iowa
  • Mercy Health Perrysburg, Perrysburg, Ohio
  • Mercy Hospital Iowa City, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center, San Antonio, Texas
  • Middlesex Hospital, Middletown, Connecticut
  • Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital, Franklin, Wisconsin
  • Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida
  • Monroe Clinic, Monroe, Wisconsin
  • Mount Carmel New Albany, New Albany, Ohio
  • Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, New York
  • Nemours Children's Health System, Wilmington, Delaware
  • New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Newport Hospital, Newport, Rhode Island
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital, Cortlandt Manor, New York
  • North Central Surgical Center Hospital, Dallas, Texas
  • North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, Mississippi
  • North Oaks Health System, Hammond, Louisiana
  • Novant Health Clemmons Medical Center, Clemmons, North Carolina
  • Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center, Kernersville, North Carolina
  • Novant Health Medical Park Hospital, Winston Salem, North Carolina
  • Ochsner St. Anne Bayou Region Clinics, Raceland, Louisiana
  • Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital, Springfield, Ohio
  • OhioHealth McConnell Heart Health Center, Columbus,  Ohio
  • Oklahoma Heart Hospital, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma Heart Hospital South, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma Surgical Hospital, Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • OrthoColorado Hospital, Lakewood, Colorado
  • OrthoIndy Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin, Glendale, Wisconsin
  • OSF Medical Group Pontiac, Pontiac, Illinois
  • OSS Health, York, Pennsylvania
  • Lourdes Cardiology, Cherry Hill, New Jersey
  • P&S Surgical Hospital, Monroe, Louisiana
  • Palomar Health, Escondido, California
  • Patewood Memorial Hospital, Greenville, South Carolina
  • Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital, Frankfort, Michigan
  • Penn Highlands DuBois, DuBois, Pennsylvania
  • Physicians Surgical Hospitals, LLC, Amarillo, Texas
  • Pickens County Medical Center, Carrollton, Alabama
  • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital – Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • ProHealth Care, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
  • ProMedica Wildwood Orthopaedic & Spine Hospital, Toledo, Ohio
  • Rancho Los Amigos National Rehab Center, Downey, California
  • Rochelle Community Hospital, Rochelle, Illinois
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York
  • Saddle Rock Emergency Room, Aurora, Colorado
  • Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital, Solvang, California
  • Sauk Prairie Healthcare, Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin
  • Self Regional Healthcare, Greenwood, South Carolina
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego, California
  • Shriners Childrens Hospitals – Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina
  • Shriners Hospital for Children – Canada, Montréal, Quebec
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children – Galveston, Galveston, Texas
  • South Shore Health System/ South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth, Massachusetts
  • Southside Hospital, Bay Shore, New York
  • St. Anthony Summit Medical Center, Frisco, Colorado
  • St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Utica, New York
  • St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton, New Jersey
  • St. Joseph Hospital, Breese, Illinois
  • St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea, Chelsea, Michigan
  • St. Joseph's Hospital North, Lutz, Florida
  • St. Luke's Clinics, Boise, Idaho
  • St. Luke's McCall, McCall, Idaho
  • St. Luke's Wood River, Ketchum, Idaho
  • St. Martin Hospital, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
  • Steele Memorial Medical Center, Salmon, Idaho
  • Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, Lake City, Iowa
  • Stone County Hospital and Clinics, Wiggins, Mississippi
  • Surgical Specialty Center of Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Swedish Medical Center, Issaquah, Washington
  • Sycamore Medical Center Emergency Department, Miamisburg,  Ohio
  • Tanner Medical Center – Carrollton, Carrollton, Georgia
  • Temple University Hospital-Episcopal Campus-Episcopal Campus, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Terrebonne General Medical Center, Houma, Louisiana
  • Texas Health Center for Diagnostics and Surgery, Plano, Texas
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Bedford, Texas
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Southlake, Southlake, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound, Flower Mound, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, Rockwall, Texas
  • Texas Spine & Joint Hospital, Tyler, Texas
  • The Ghosh Center for Oncology & Hematology, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, Texas
  • The Spine Hospital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • The Surgical Hospital at Southwoods, Youngstown, Ohio
  • The University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Thibodaux Regional Medical Center, Thibodaux, Louisiana
  • TOPS Surgical Specialty Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, California
  • UnityPoint Health – Meriter, Madison, Wisconsin
  • University of Rochester - Primary Care Network, Rochester, New York​
  • University of Rochester - Strong West Emergency, Rochester, New York
  • University of Utah Neuropscyhiatric Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Veterans Memorial Hospital, Waukon, Iowa
  • Virtua Memorial Hospital of Burlington County, Mt. Holly, New Jersey
  • Virtua Voorhees, Voorhees, New Jersey
  • Water Street Physicians, LLC, Toms River, New Jersey
  • WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital, York, Pennsylvania
  • West Creek FSER, Richmond, Virginia
  • Winchester Hospital, Winchester, Massachusetts
  • Witham Health Services Anson -- Emergency Department, Lebanon, Indiana
  • Woman's Hospital, Baton Rouge  Louisiana
  • Woodridge Hospital , Johnson City, Tennessee
  • Yampa Valley Medical Center, Steamboat Springs, Colorado

PHYSICIAN ENGAGEMENT

  • American Renal Associates, Beverly, Massachusetts
  • Behavioral Health Hospital, Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Cone Health, Greensboro, North Carolina
  • INTEGRIS Health Edmond, Edmond, Oklahoma
  • INTEGRIS Miami Hospital, Miami, Oklahoma
  • Memorial Hospital of Converse County, Douglas, Wyoming
  • Mercy Medical Center – Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa
  • Novant Health Winston-Salem, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital, Raceland, Louisiana
  • Promedica Defiance Regional Medical Center, Defiance, Ohio
  • ProMedica Wildwood Orthopaedic & Spine Hospital, Toledo, Ohio
  • Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns, San Diego, California
  • South Florida Baptist Hospital, Plant City, Florida
  • SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital, Mount Vernon, Illinois
  • St. Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • St. Joseph's Hospital, Breese, Illinois
  • St. Joseph's Hospital North, Lutz, Florida
  • St. Luke's Hospital, Maumee, ​Ohio
  • St. Michael's Hospital - Sauk Centre, Sauk Centre, Minnesota
  • Texas Health Center for Diagnostics and Surgery, Plano, Texas
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Southlake, Southlake, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Allen, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound, Flower Mound, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman, Kaufman, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, Rockwall, Texas
  • Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Tift Regional Health System, Tifton, Georgia
  • TriHealth Evendale Hospital, Evendale, Ohio
  • Union Health, Dover, Ohio
  • Yakima, Yakima, Washington