Awards & Recognition

Awards & Recognition

We are honored to be recognized and collaborating with the inspiring Island Hospital team. You can always be assured you will receive the best quality of care.

Our Mental Health Programs have been particularly ground-breaking, receiving:

Intalere Healthcare Achievement Award

Received for the Psychiatry and Behavioral Health program at Island Hospital. Was one of four selected nationally for Community Impact and/or Innovation.

Jackson Healthcare Award

The Foundation’s philanthropically-funded mental health work was one of ten programs nationwide to be recognized for innovative community healthcare. The award was given in recognition of specifically addressing Washington’s barriers to mental health access in addition to being the first public hospital-sponsored clinic of its kind in the state.

Washington State Hospital Association’s Community Health Leadership Award

Received in 2014 for its innovative approach to delivering mental health services to students in a rural setting.

2016 Awards

 Island Hospital Foundation

Ranked # 1 for Lowest Re-Admission Rates

Island Hospital was No. 1 in the state for lowest readmission rates in 2015

4-Star Hospital by Medicare

One of only 10 Washington State hospitals ranked a 4-Star Hospital by Medicare, based on patients’ survey responses.

High Scores in Quality from Medicare Patients

According to an article in the Seattle Post-Intelligener (PI), Island Hospital ranked 5th in WA for earning high scores for quality from Medicare patients who received care in 2015. In the survey, 78% of Island’s patients scored their care a 9 or 10.

Jackson & Intalere Healthcare Awards

Received both the Jackson & Intalere Healthcare Awards

2015 Awards

 Island Hospital Foundation

HomeCare Elite Designation

Island Hospital Home Health has for the 3rd time been honored with the HomeCare Elite designation bestowed on the top 25% of home-health agencies in the U.S.

IVantage and NOSOSH Awards

Island Hospital was recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of the State Offices of Rural Health for overall excellence in Patient Perspectives.

American Hospital Association’s Rural Leadership Award

Island Hospital Chief Executive Officer Vince Oliver is the 2015 winner of the American Hospital Association’s Shirley Ann Munroe Leadership Award.

Consumer Reports Top Ten

Ranked Island Hospital among the top ten of all Washington hospitals according to a survey that measured adverse effects suffered by surgical patients during hospital stays.

Ranked 3rd in Washington from Medicare Patients

Island Hospital ranked 3rd in WA for earning high scores for quality from Medicare patients who received care in 2013, according to an article in the Seattle Post Intelligencer.

Island Hospital named as one of the nation’s HEALTHSTRONG Hospitals.

iVantage Health Analytics has named Island Hospital one of the nation’s HEALTHSTRONG Hospitals.

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