Celebrating Outstanding Patient Care at Saint Joseph Hospital


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On Aug. 13, Saint Joseph Hospital celebrated its Healthgrades awards during a reception. View the photo gallery.


Our team at Saint Joseph Hospital celebrated multiple Healthgrades awards last week. Employees, providers and volunteers gathered to enjoy food and fellowship as the awards were announced (view the photo gallery). It's always an honor to be recognized for outstanding patient care, and we're proud of Saint Joseph Hospital being Kentucky’s only recipient of the America’s 250 Best Hospitals Award™ in 2019. The America’s Best Hospitals distinction places Saint Joseph Hospital in the top 5 percent of more than 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for superior clinical performance.

Saint Joseph Hospital also earned the 100 Best Hospitals recognition for Stroke Care, Critical Care and Pulmonary Care, as well as Five-Star and Excellence Awards for achievement in several service areas:

  • 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

Saint Joseph East recently hosted a similar celebration for its Healthgrades awards; see event coverage here.

Learn More about Our Healthgrades Awards