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Accolades & Outstanding Achievements
Recognized Clinical Excellence
Rated one of America’s Top 50 Hospitals by an independent health care research firm in 2014 for ranking in the top 1 percent nationally for clinical quality.
• Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence • Critical Care Excellence Award
• Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award
• General Surgery Excellence Award
• Neurosciences Excellence Award • Stroke Care Excellence Award
A study by an independent health care research firm also placed Hoag within the top 10 percent of hospitals in the nation for a number of specialties:
• Cardiac Care
• Critical Care
• Gastrointestinal Surgeries and Procedures • Heart Attack Treatment
• Pneumonia
• Respiratory Failure
• Sepsis
• Stroke Care and Treatment
• Valve Repair/Replacement Surgery
Hoag was named as one of the Best Regional Hospitals in the 2014-2015 U.S. News & World Report Metro Edition. The organization ranked high-performing in Cancer, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology and Urology. It also has been recognized as a top hospital for delivering high quality care by an independent health care safety and quality group.
Hoag earned full accreditation with DNV Healthcare, the organization whose accreditation and quality management aligns with Hoag’s focus on constant improvement. Both Hoag Hospital Newport Beach and Hoag Hospital Irvine are designated Magnet hospitals by the American Nursing Credentialing Center.
Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
• Hoag named the most preferred hospital by Orange County residents for 18th consecutive year based on National Research Corporation (NRC) consumer study.
• Hoag named one of the “Best Hospitals in Orange County” for the 19th time by readers of The Orange County Register.
• Named one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience by Women’s Choice Award®
• Named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in Obstetrics and Heart Care by Women’s Choice Award®
Major Milestones
• Expanded the Hoag Health Center Huntington Beach to provide additional specialties and services to Huntington Beach residents
• Opened an Obstetric Emergency Department (OBED)
• Hoag Family Cancer Institute formed an alliance with USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
• Hoag Breast Center Designated a Certified Quality Breast Center of ExcellenceTM
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