Awards

Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Winner 2019

Adventist Health White Memorial is extremely honored to have won the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2019. This is the highest level of national recognition for performance excellence that a U.S. organization can receive. To earn this award, Adventist Health White Memorial demonstrated continuous improvement practices for delivering healthcare services, exhibited efficient and effective operations, and revealed systematic methods for engaging and responding to patients and other stakeholders. In addition, White Memorial demonstrated exceptional results in patient safety, patient experience, workforce engagement, and financial performance.

Leapfrog “Grade A” Fall 2019 Hospital Safety Score™

The Nationally Recognized Leapfrog Group’s Hospital Safety Score is the only independent ratings program that focuses exclusively on how hospitals work to keep their patients safe. This award is a testament to our unyielding commitment to serve the needs of our patients and our community.

California Awards for Performance Excellence’s (CAPE™) Eureka Gold Award

The CAPE award is based on the Baldrige Framework for Performance Excellence and recognizes organizations for their outstanding commitment to sustainable excellence through innovation, continuous improvement, and visionary leadership. Adventist Health White Memorial was the only hospital in California to receive this prestigious award.

Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and Target Stroke Elite Plus Honor Roll

For the fourth year in a row, the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association have recognized Adventist Health White Memorial’s Stroke Program with its Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and Target Stroke Elite Plus Honor Roll Award for our success in using AHA’s Get with the Guideline® protocols to improve quality of care for stroke patients.

Healthgrades™ Quality Achievement Awards

Cardiac

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack for 2 Years in a Row (2019-2020)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Pacemaker Procedures for 2 Years in a Row (2019-2020)

Orthopedics

  • Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment for 2 Years in a Row (2019-2020)

Neurosciences

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke for 5 Years in a Row (2016-2020)

Pulmonary

  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ for 8 Years in a Row (2013-2020)
  • Named Among the Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Pulmonary Services for 8 Years in a Row (2013-2020)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia for 18 Years in a Row (2003-2020)

Gastrointestinal

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of GI Bleed for 5 Years in a Row (2016-2020)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery for 2 Years in a Row (2019-2020)
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CALNOC Performance Excellence Awards

  • Best Performance in Preventing Injury Falls.
  • Best Performance in Preventing Hospital-Acquired Infections in CLABSI, CAUTI and C. diff.

(CALNOC) Collaborative Alliance for Nursing Outcomes) is the leading provider of information and research on benchmark performance awards AHWM with four

US News & World Report

High performing recognition in specialty care for excellence in Diabetes care and Endocrinology.

American Heart Association Workplace Health Achievement Index

Silver Level Recognition for improvement in the health of our workplace and workforce.