Press Ganey Awards:
Recognizing Health Care’s Leading Organizations
It is Press Ganey’s honor to highlight the outstanding work of our clients who strive to improve care delivery and raise the bar on performance each year. Press Ganey recognizes a select group of its clients with awards that commend efforts to improve the quality and safety of patient care, provide a positive and collaborative environment for employees and physicians, and ultimately deliver exceptional patient experiences.
View the 2021 Awards Program Criteria
THE PINNACLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD
This award is given to the three top-performing organizations in each category on the basis of extraordinary achievement. The award recognizes clients who have maintained consistently high levels of excellence over three years in patient experience, employee engagement, physician engagement, or clinical quality performance.
See the list of 2021 Pinnacle of Excellence Award recipients.
THE GUARDIAN OF EXCELLENCE AWARD
This award honors clients who have reached the 95th percentile for patient experience, employee or physician engagement, or clinical quality performance — awarded annually based on one year of data.
See the list of 2021 Guardian of Excellence Award recipients.
THE NDNQI® AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING NURSING QUALITY
This award honors nursing excellence and recognizes the best-performing hospital in each of seven categories. The analysis considers 17 quality measures to evaluate scores by unit type, develops a standardized score for each unit, and combines scores across the units to produce an overall score. The highest-ranking hospital in each category receives the award.
See the list of 2021 NDNQI Award recipients.
Press Ganey Signature Awards: Program Information Coming Soon!
Criteria for the Press Ganey Signature "Of the Year" Award Program is currently in development for 2021 and will be announced later this year. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org.