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

  • 2018 Goldberg Award from National Association of Long Term Care Hospitals (NALTH)
  • Quality Award from Kentucky Hospital Association

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Flaget Memorial Hospital

  • Best Places to Work in Kentucky (Kentucky Chamber of Commerce)
  • Outstanding Achievement Award (American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer)

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Saint Joseph Berea

  • Four-Star Rated 2018 Top Hospitals in Kentucky by Medicare.gov 2018

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Saint Joseph East

  • ACE Accreditation for Cardiovascular and Endovascular Care
  • Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Care by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Kentucky
  • Breast Care awarded 3-year accreditation from American College of Surgeons

Healthgrades 2019

  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award 2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of Pneumonia 2015-2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of Sepsis 2015-2019
  • Five-Star for Small Intestine Surgeries 2019
  • Five-Star for Spinal Fusion Surgery 2016-2019

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Saint Joseph Hospital

  • Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Recertified as Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
  • ACE Accreditation for Cardiovascular and Endovascular Care
  • IDSA Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get with the Guidelines – Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
  • Cardiac Rehab received Program Certification through the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVRP)
  • Platinum Status by Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA)

Healthgrades 2019

  • Kentucky’s Only America’s Best Hospitals 2019
  • 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care 2017-2019
  • 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care 2019
  • 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care 2019
  • Neurosciences Excellence Award 2017-2019
  • Stroke Care Excellence Award 2013-2019
  • Pulmonary Care Excellence Award 2016-2019
  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award 2019
  • General Surgery Excellence Award 2019
  • Critical Care Excellence Award 2019
  • Five-Star for Heart Failure 2012-2019
  • Five-Star for Stroke 2012-2019
  • Five-Star for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2017-2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of Pneumonia 2011-2019
  • Five-Star for Colorectal Surgeries 2018-2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of GI Bleed 2013-2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction 2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of Sepsis 2016-2019
  • Five-Star for Treatment of Respiratory Failure 2017-2019

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Saint Joseph London

  • Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • The Saint Joseph London Foundation has received a $63,000 gift from the WHAS Crusade for Children to help establish a NICU at The Birthing Center at Saint Joseph London
  • CAP Accreditation by College of American Pathologists

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Saint Joseph Mount Sterling

  • Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • 14th Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky list
  • Quality Award from Kentucky Hospital Association

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