2018 Guardian of Excellence Award Winners

CLINICAL QUALITY

  • Anderson County Hospital, Garnett, Kan.
  • Harrison Memorial Hospital, Cynthiana, Ky.
  • HSHS St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, Ill.
  • HSHS St. Joseph Hospital Breese, Breese, Ill.
  • King’s Daughters Medical Center Ohio, Portsmouth, Ohio
  • Kittitas Valley Healthcare, Ellensburg, Wash.
  • Lakeview Medical Center, Rice Lake, Wis.
  • Lawrence Medical Center, Moulton, Ala.
  • Miami County Medical Center, Paola, Kan.
  • Ransom Memorial Health, Ottawa, Kan.
  • Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, W.Va.
  • SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital–Shawnee, Shawnee, Okla.
  • SSM Health St. Clare Hospital–Baraboo, Baraboo, Wis.
  • Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital, El Dorado, Kan.
  • UCHealth Yampa Valley Medical Center, Steamboat Springs, Colo.

EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

  • Hillsboro Area Hospital, Hillsboro, Ill.
  • Houston Methodist Health Care System, Houston, Texas
  • King’s Daughters Medical Center, Brookhaven, Miss.
  • Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, Ill. 
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, Memphis, Tenn.
  • Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute, Kan.
  • Southern Ohio Medical Center, Portsmouth, Ohio
  • Spooner Health, Spooner, Wis.
  • Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery, Plano, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound, Flower Mound, Texas
  • Texas Institute for Surgery, Dallas, Texas
  • UMC Health System, Lubbock, Texas
  • UMC Physicians, Lubbock, Texas
  • Unity Medical and Surgical Hospital, Mishawaka, Ind.
  • Uvalde Memorial Hospital, Uvalde, Texas

PATIENT EXPERIENCE

  • Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital, Kaplan, La.
  • Advanced Kidney Care of North Texas, Plano, Texas
  • Advanced Surgical Hospital, Washington, Pa.
  • AdventHealth Celebration, Celebration, Fla.
  • AdventHealth Palm Harbor ER, Palm Harbor, Fla.
  • AdventHealth Wesley Chapel, Wesley Chapel, Fla.
  • Advocate Eureka Hospital, Eureka, Ill.
  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Ill.
  • Arizona Specialty Hospital, Chandler, Ariz.
  • Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute, Columbus, Ohio
  • Aspen Valley Hospital, Aspen, Colo.
  • Aurora Baycare Medical Center, Green Bay, Wis.
  • Aurora Medical Center Grafton, Grafton, Wis.
  • Aurora Medical Center Summit, Summit, Wis.
  • Baptist Medical Center Nassau, Fernandina Beach, Fla.
  • Baptist Medical Center South, Jacksonville, Fla.
  • BayCare–St. Joseph’s Hospital South, Riverview, Fla.
  • BayCare Outpatient Imaging–Big Bend, Riverview, Fla.
  • BayCare Outpatient Imaging–Trinity, Trinity, Fla.
  • Baylor Medical Center at Uptown, Dallas, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Frisco, Frisco, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Orthopedic and Spine Hospital, Arlington, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital–Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital–Sherman, Sherman, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White Texas Spine and Joint Hospital, Tyler, Texas
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital–Plano, Plano, Texas
  • Beaumont Hospital–Taylor, Taylor, Mich.
  • Beaumont Hospital–Troy, Troy, Mich.
  • BHS/Medical Arts Surgery Center at Baptist, Miami, Fla.
  • Calvary Hospital, Bronx, N.Y.
  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America Chicago, Zion, Ill.
  • Cardiology Associates, Mobile, Ala.
  • Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge, Morganton, N.C.
  • Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln, Lincolnton, N.C.
  • Catskill Regional Medical Center–Callicoon Division, Callicoon, N.Y.
  • Chapel Hill Family Medicine, Red Bank, N.J.
  • Child Cardiology Associates, Fairfax, Va.
  • CHRISTUS Children’s Hospital of San Antonio–Primary Care, San Antonio, Texas
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Alamo Heights, San Antonio, Texas
  • Complete Care Azle, Azle, Texas
  • Complete Care Camp Bowie, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Complete Care Chisholm Trail, Fort Worth, Texas
  • Complete Care Culebra, San Antonio, Texas
  • Complete Care De Zavala, San Antonio, Texas
  • Complete Care El Paso, El Paso, Texas
  • Complete Care Fossil Creek, San Antonio, Texas
  • Complete Care Pantego, Pantego, Texas
  • Complete Care Southlake, Southlake, Texas
  • Connecticut Kidney Center a division of PACT, Branford, Conn.
  • Corpus Christi Medical Center, Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Cypress Pointe Surgical Hospital, Hammond, La.
  • Davie Medical Center, Bermuda Run, N.C.
  • DCH Northport Medical Center, Northport, Ala.
  • Digestive Health Specialists–Arizona, Scottsdale, Ariz.
  • Doctors’ Memorial Hospital, Perry, Fla.
  • Effingham Ambulatory Surgery Center, Effingham, Ill.
  • Endoscopy Center of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, Texas
  • Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg, Pa.
  • Fox Chase Cancer Center Medical Group, Inc., Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin–Cancer Network, Menomonee Falls, Wis.
  • Fulcrum Health, Inc., Plymouth, Minn.
  • Gateway Endoscopy Center, St. Louis, Mo.
  • Geisinger Center for Aesthetics & Cosmetic Surgery, Danville, Pa.
  • Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, Calif.
  • Grandview Medical Center Preble County Emergency Department, Dayton, Ohio
  • Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.
  • Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, Conn.
  • Grundy County Memorial Hospital, Grundy Center, Iowa
  • H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Fla.
  • Heart Hospital of Austin, Austin, Texas
  • Higgins General Hospital, Bremen, Ga.
  • Hoag Orthopedic Institute, Irvine, Calif.
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, N.Y.
  • Huntsman Cancer Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Imaging Center for Women, Fredericksburg, Va.
  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Fairfax, Va.
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital, Leesburg, Va.
  • Institute for Orthopaedic Surgery, Lima, Ohio
  • Iowa Specialty Hospital–Belmond, Belmond, Iowa
  • Jackson Health System, Miami, Fla.
  • Jewish Family Service of Tidewater, Virginia Beach, Va.
  • Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center, Youngstown, Ohio
  • Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, Hollywood, Fla.
  • Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, Ill.
  • Lady of the Sea General Hospital, Cut Off, La.
  • Lafayette General Medical Center, Lafayette, La.
  • Lafayette General Medical Doctors, Lafayette, La.
  • Lakeside Physician Group, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  • Lexington Medical Center Irmo, West Columbia, S.C.
  • Littleton Regional Healthcare, Littleton, N.H.
  • Lourdes Cardiology, Voorhees, N.J.
  • Lourdes Physician Group, Lafayette, La.
  • Mammoth Hospital, Mammoth Lakes, Calif.
  • Maple Grove Hospital, Maple Grove, Minn.
  • Mayo Clinic Hospital–Arizona, Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Mayo Clinic Hospital–Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wis.
  • Mayo Clinic Hospital–Florida, Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Medical City ER Park Cities, Irving, Texas
  • Medical Imaging at Lee’s Hill, Fredericksburg, Va.
  • Medical Imaging at North Stafford, Fredericksburg, Va.
  • Memorial Cancer Institute, Hollywood, Fla.
  • Memorial Hermann Surgical Hospital First Colony, Sugar Land, Texas
  • Memorial Hospital Miramar, Miramar, Fla.
  • Memorial Hospital Pembroke, Pembroke Pines, Fla.
  • Memorial Physician Group, Hollywood, Fla.
  • Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, Fla.
  • Mercy Health, Toledo, Ohio
  • Mercy Hospital, Miami, Fla.
  • Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hospital, San Antonio, Texas
  • Middlesex Hospital Marlborough Medical Center, Middletown, Conn.
  • Millinocket Regional Hospital, Millinocket, Maine
  • Momentum Complete Care, Tyler, Texas
  • Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, Albia, Iowa
  • Mount Carmel Lewis Center, Westerville, Ohio
  • Mount Carmel New Albany, New Albany, Ohio
  • Mountain Valley Home for Health, Prescott Valley, Ariz.
  • New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, Mass.
  • New Pueblo Medicine, Tucson, Ariz.
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Inpatient Behavioral Health Greenberg 11 North, New York, N.Y.
  • North Central Surgical Center, Dallas, Texas
  • North Oaks Health System, Hammond, La.
  • Northwell Health Imaging at Smithtown, Smithtown, N.Y.
  • NorthWest Congenital Heart Care, Tacoma, Wash.
  • Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, Ill.
  • Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital, Geneva, Ill.
  • Novant Health Medical Park Hospital, Winston Salem, N.C.
  • Novant Health Clemmons Medical Center, Clemmons, N.C.
  • OASIS Hospital, Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Ochsner St. Anne, Raceland, La.
  • OhioHealth McConnell Heart Health Center, Columbus, Ohio
  • Oil Center Surgical Plaza, Lafayette, La.
  • Oklahoma Center for Orthopaedic and Multi-Specialty Surgery, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  • Oklahoma Heart Hospital, Oklahoma City, Okla. 
  • Oklahoma Surgical Hospital, Tulsa, Okla.
  • Orange City Area Health System, Orange City, Iowa
  • OrthoIndy Hospital, Indianapolis, Ind.
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Center of Ocala, Ocala, Fla.
  • Osceola Regional Medical Center, Kissimmee, Fla.
  • OSS Health, York, Pa.
  • Paoli Hospital–Main Line Health, Paoli, Pa.
  • Parkridge Medical Center, Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center, Friday Harbor, Wash.
  • Pediatric Cardiology Associates San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas
  • Pediatrix Cardiology of Broward, Boca Raton, Fla.
  • Pediatrix Cardiology of Dallas, Dallas, Texas
  • Presence Holy Family Medical Center, Des Plaines, Ill.
  • ProHealth Care, Oconomowoc, Wis.
  • ProMedica, Toledo, Ohio
  • Radiation Oncology Services, Riverdale, Ga.
  • Renaissance Family Practice UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • River’s Edge Hospital, St. Peter, Minn.
  • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital, Bensalem, Pa.
  • RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center, Toms River, N.J.
  • San Antonio Gastroenterology Endoscopy Center North, San Antonio, Texas
  • Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital, Solvang, Calif.
  • Saratoga Hospital Medical Group, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
  • Sauk Prairie Healthcare, Prairie du Sac, Wis.
  • Seabrook NH Freestanding Emergency Department, Seabrook, N.H.
  • SFMC P&S Surgery and Heart Center, Monroe, La.
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego, Calif.
  • Sharp Outpatient Pavilion, San Diego, Calif.
  • Shriners Hospital for Children–Chicago, Chicago, Ill.
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children–Canada, Montreal, Quebec
  • South Shore Health System, S. Weymouth, Mass.
  • St. Anthony Summit Medical Center, Frisco, Colo.
  • St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital, Boardman, Ohio
  • St. David’s Surgical Hospital, a campus of North Austin Medical Center, Austin, Texas
  • St. Gianna Clinic in affiliation with St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center, Green Bay, Wis.
  • St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital, Chelsea, Mich.
  • St. Joseph’s Health, Syracuse, N.Y.
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tenn.
  • St. Luke’s Wood River Medical Center, Ketchum, Idaho
  • St. Martin Hospital, Breaux Bridge, La.
  • St. Mary Physicians Group, Langhorne, Pa.
  • Stamford Health, Stamford, Conn.
  • StoneSprings Hospital Center, Dulles, Va.
  • Stoughton Hospital, Stoughton, Wis.
  • Surgical Institute of Reading, Wyomissing, Pa.
  • Sycamore Medical Center–Franklin Springboro Emergency Department, Miamisburg, Ohio
  • Terre Haute Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.
  • Texas Dermatology Associates, P.A., Dallas, Texas
  • Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery, Plano, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound, Flower Mound, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, Rockwall, Texas
  • Texas Health Southlake Hospital, Southlake, Texas
  • The Christ Hospital Ft. Wright Imaging Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • The Emergency Clinic–Alamo Heights, San Antonio, Texas
  • The Emergency Clinic–La Vernia, La Vernia, Texas
  • The Endoscopy Center, Knoxville, Tenn.
  • The Ghosh Center for Oncology & Hematology, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • The Lennar Foundation Medical Center, UHealth, University of Miami Health System, Coral Gables, Fla.
  • The Spine Hospital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, La.
  • The Surgical Hospital at Southwoods, Youngstown, Ohio
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
  • The University of Vermont Health Network, Elizabethtown Community Hospital, Elizabethtown, N.Y.
  • Thibodaux Regional Medical Center, Thibodaux, La.
  • TLC Complete Care, Corpus Christi, Texas
  • TOPS Surgical Specialty Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • TriStar Horizon Medical Center, Dickson, Tenn. 
  • TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center, Smyrna, Tenn.
  • TriStar Summit Medical Center, Hermitage, Tenn.
  • Tyler Complete Care, Tyler, Texas
  • UNC Health Care Hillsborough Campus, Hillsborough, N.C.
  • Unity Medical and Surgical Hospital, Mishawaka, Ind.
  • University of Rochester–Primary Care Network, Rochester, N.Y.
  • University of Rochester–Strong West Emergency, Rochester, N.Y.
  • USPI–Baylor Surgicare at Granbury, Granbury, Texas
  • UW Health at The American Center, Madison, Wis.
  • VIK Complete Care Westlake, Austin, Texas
  • Wayne UNC Healthcare, Goldsboro, N.C.
  • WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital, York, Pa.
  • WellStar Windy Hill Hospital, Marietta, Ga.
  • Williamson Medical Group, Franklin, Tenn.
  • Witham Health Services at Anson–Emergency Department, Lebanon, Ind.
  • Woman’s Hospital, Baton Rouge, La.

PHYSICIAN ENGAGEMENT 

  • Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center, Akron, Ohio
  • St. James Parish Hospital, Lutcher, La.
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound, Flower Mound, Texas
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, Rockwall, Texas