Sharp Mary Birch Recognized Nationally

Sharp Mary Birch is an innovation and research leader.

At Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns, you can feel confident that you will receive the best, most up-to-date care available in San Diego. Sharp Mary Birch has been recognized for being:

  • Part of Sharp HealthCare, which was honored with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in November 2007, the nation's highest Presidential honor for quality and organizational performance excellence. Sharp HealthCare was the first health care provider in California, and the eighth in the nation, to receive the award.

  • One of 12 invited members of the Council of Women's and Infants' Specialty Hospitals (CWISH). This prestigious organization is dedicated to improving the level of care for women and infants.

Employee and Physician Participation
Sharp Mary Birch employees and affiliated physicians demonstrate their passion for health care in various ways outside the hospital. Among their many accomplishments are:

  • Holding leadership positions in several national health care organizations, including the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

  • Presenting research and other papers at national clinical conferences such as AWHONN, the National Association of Neonatal Nurses and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • Publishing numerous articles in respected, peer-reviewed medical and nursing journals on obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, neonatology and gynecologic oncology

For More Information
At Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns, we are proud to be San Diego's only hospital dedicated to women's care. To learn more, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277).

How to Choose Sharp Mary Birch
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