Awards and Recognitions
Sharp HealthCare is frequently recognized for its commitment to clinical excellence and high-quality patient care by local and national organizations. Following are details about current awards. For a complete list of awards, go to Awards History.
Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
Sharp HealthCare received the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation's highest presidential honor for quality and organizational performance excellence.
Sharp Memorial and Sharp Grossmont achieve Magnet® Designation for Nursing Excellence.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded Sharp Memorial Hospital and Sharp Grossmont Hospital prestigious Magnet designation for excellence in nursing practices and quality patient care.
Sharp recognized as one of health care's "Most Wired."
Sharp was recognized as one of Hospitals & Health Networks' Magazine's 2016 "Most Wired" hospitals and health systems in the United States.
Sharp HealthCare Ranked 16th Best Employer in American by Forbes
Sharp HealthCare was ranked No. 16 out of 500 large employers on Forbes America's Best Employers 2016 list, and was ranked No. 2 on the newcomer's list.
Sharp HealthCare named one of the world's most ethical companies.
Sharp HealthCare has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, an independent center of research promoting best practices in corporate ethics and governance, as a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company®.
Sharp Grossmont recognized as one of America's best hospitals for obstetrics.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital received a 2016 Women's Choice Award® as one of America's best hospitals for obstetrics, placing it among the top 15 hospitals considered the best in which to have a baby.
Sharp HealthCare named Global Medical Provider of the Year.
Sharp HealthCare was named the 2015 Medical Provider of the Year at the International Travel & Health Insurance Journal Awards for an outstanding contribution to the global travel and health industry.
Sharp Coronado Hospital recognized for excellence in joint replacement.
The joint replacement surgery program at Sharp Coronado Hospital was named one of the best hospital orthopedic programs by Becker's Hospital Review.
Sharp Health Plan earns national recognition for quality and service.
Sharp Health Plan received major ratings from the National Committee for Quality Assurance that affirm the regional health plan's commitment to quality and service, a strategy that also helped propel the organization's rapid growth
Sharp Grossmont Hospital stroke program honored.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite designation.