About Us

Awards & Designations

  • 2015 Commission on Cancer (CoC) Accreditation from the American College of Surgeons for demonstrating our commitment to meeting CoC's rigorous standards and improving the quality of care for patients with cancer
  • 2013 CNOR Strong recognition from the Competency and Credentialing Institute (CCI) for excellence in perioperative nursing
  • 2012 Magnet ® recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for nursing excellence
  • 2012 Top Workplaces in Orange County from the OC Register
  • 2012 Baby Friendly designation from Baby-Friendly USA ®
  • 2012 Gold Beacon Award of Excellence from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses for excellence in cardiac critical care
  • 2011 Good Neighbor Award from Neighborhood Housing Services of Orange County
  • 2009 California Department of Rehabilitation Employer of the Year Award for "Project Search" program
  • 2008 and 2000 Ernest A. Codman Award by the Joint Commission on Accreditation for health care Organization for Rapid Response Team of Nurses and Traumatic Brain Injury program, respectively; only individual hospital to twice receive this honor
  • 2008 Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer; one of 66 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor
  • 2008 Gold Aster Award for Excellence in Medical Marketing for Holiday Trauma Campaign
  • 2007, 2008 & 2009 Gallup Great Workplace Award Winner
  • 2007 and 2005 Premier Award for Quality for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
  • 2006-2007 Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses awarded to Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • 2006 Care Science Select Practice National Quality Leader for Cardiac Bypass Surgery Patient
  • 2006 HHS Medal of Honor for organ donation
  • 2005 Blue Shield Cardiac Quality Initiative
  • 16 Circle of Excellence Awards from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
  • First and only designated Regional Trauma Center in south Orange County
  • Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission (TJC)
  • South Orange County's designated Cardiac Receiving Center by Orange County Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • South Orange County's designated Stroke-Neurology Receiving Center by Orange County Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and the only one providing advanced stroke care
  • Designated Premium Surgical Spine Specialty Center by UnitedHealthcare