Accreditations, Awards and Recognition

At CHI Saint Joseph Health, we are dedicated to building healthier communities by elevating patient care. Our family of providers, nurses, technicians and support staff are focused on you and your family to help ensure a personalized and safe experience during your stay.

See a list of our recognitions and accreditations by facility below, which further demonstrates our commitment to providing high-quality health care and services.

To learn more about visiting CHI Saint Joseph Health, visit our Patients & Guests page or call 859.313.2255 for assistance with a physician referral.

Continuing Care Hospital

     KHA Quality Award for achievement in “Zero Hospital Acquired Clostridium difficile”

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Flaget Memorial Hospital

    “A” Rating by Leapfrog for Hospital Safety

    Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

    The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Total Hip and Knee Replacement Certification

    Best Places to Work – 3 years in a row

    Commission on Cancer Accredited Program – American College of Surgeons

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Saint Joseph Berea

    The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval

    Chest Pain Accreditation

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Sepsis – two years in a row (2020-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services – 5-star rating as part of CMS Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings

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Saint Joseph East

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack – two years in a row (2020-2021)

    Healthgrades Pulmonary Care Excellence Award – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Pulmonary Services – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia – seven years in a row (2015-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries in 2021

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Sepsis – seven years in a row (2015-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure – two years in a row (2020-2021)

    US News & World Report – High Performing Hospital in services: hip replacement and knee replacement

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Saint Joseph Hospital

    Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care

    Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery

    Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient of Heart Failure for 10 years in a row (2012-2021)

    Healthgrades 2021 Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for Cranial Neurosurgery

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke in 2021

    Healthgrades Pulmonary Care Excellence Award – six years in a row (2016-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 5% in the Nation for Overall Pulmonary Services – six years in a row (2016-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for Overall Pulmonary Services – six years in a row (2016-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia –11 years in a row (2011-2021)

    Healthgrades Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades General Surgery Excellence Award – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 5% in the Nation for Overall GI Services in 2021

    Healthgrades Top 5% in the Nation for General Surgery in 2021

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for Overall GI Services – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for General Surgery – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for GI Medical Treatment in 2021

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries – two years in a row (2020-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Small Intestine Surgeries in 2021

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Colorectal Surgeries – four years in a row (2018-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of GI Bleed in 2021

    Healthgrades Critical Care Excellence Award – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 5% in the Nation for Critical Care – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Top 10% in the Nation for Critical Care – three years in a row (2019-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Sepsis – six years in a row (2016-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure – five years in a row (2017-2021)

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Diabetic Emergencies in 2021

    Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus; AHA/ASA’s Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll with Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll Award

    US News & World Report – High Performing Hospital in three specialties: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), colon cancer surgery and heart failure

    CommonSpirit Health – MitraClip Center of Excellence

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Saint Joseph London

    Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

    The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Total Hip and Knee Replacement Certification

    Healogics Center of Distinction

    Best Places to Work

    ENERGY STAR – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency – Seventh consecutive year receiving energy efficiency award

    Healthgrades Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia

    ACE™ Accreditation for Cardiac Catheterization and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

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Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

    Stacker Award

    Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

    Energy to Care Award – American Society for Health Care Engineering - Medical Office Building – Recognized for reducing energy consumption by 10 percent in a single year or 15 percent over two years

    Healthgrades Named Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment in 2020

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