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 HealthCare recognized as one of the best providers for supply chain excellence.
Sharp HealthCare was listed as one of Global Healthcare Exchange's (GHX) "Best 50" health care providers for supply chain excellence for its work in improving operational performance and driving down costs through supply chain automation.
Sharp Grossmont recognized as one of America's best hospitals for heart care.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital received the 2017 Women's Choice Award® as one of America's best hospitals for heart care, placing it among the top 9 percent of U.S. hospitals offering heart care services.
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 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.