Ratings & Awards

We are proud of our efforts to continue to improve patient care and your experience at Stony Brook Medicine. Below are some of our recent awards and recognitions.

 

Stony Brook University Hospital

2016

Awards

  • Get With the Guidelines Gold PLUS with Target Elite PLUS award recognition program from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association – Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Two Vizient Excellence Awards for sustainability projects

Recognitions

  • #1 Healthy Hospital Food Environment award from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
2015

Awards

  • U.S. News & World Report Top 50 ranking for pediatric nephrology – Stony Brook Children’s Hospital
  • Get With The Guidelines Silver award recognition from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for successful use of evidence-based guidelines in resuscitation care – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Stony Brook University Hospital
  • New York Magazine’s 2015 “Best Doctors” issue features 18 full-time and voluntary physicians from Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH)
  • Guardian of Excellence Award for excellence in patient experience for Ambulatory Surgery Center from Press Ganey
  • Bronze-level Beacon Award of Excellence from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) – Cardiac Cath Lab, Stony Brook University Heart Institute
  • Recognized for the seventh consecutive year as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals – Stony Brook University Hospital
2014

Awards

  • Recognized for the sixth consecutive year as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals – Stony Brook University Hospital
  • New York State Perinatal Quality Collaborative (NYSPQC) award for ongoing success in reducing scheduled deliveries without a medical indication between 36 and 39 weeks’ gestation – Regional Perinatal Center, Stony Brook University Hospital

  • National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI) Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality® from the American Nurses Association in the Academic Medical Center category 
  • Get With The Guidelines® - Heart Failure Gold Quality Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, with the added distinction of "Target Stroke Award" - Stony Brook University Hospital

Recognitions

  • New York Magazine’s 2014 “Best Doctors” issue features 16 full-time and voluntary physicians from Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH)
2013

Awards

  • Recognized for the fifth consecutive year as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals – Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) - Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CTICU) at Stony Brook University Heart Institute
  • 4th Annual Lung Cancer Support Group Award from the Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) - Stony Brook University Cancer Center’s support group facilitators, April Plank, DNP, and Kathy Shurpin, PhD, RN
  • Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association - Stony Brook University Hospital

Recognitions

  • New York Magazine’s 2013 “Best Doctors” issue featured 19 full-time and voluntary physicians from Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH).
2012

Awards

  • Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Recognized for the fourth consecutive year as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure (GWTG-HF) Gold Quality Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) - Stony Brook University Cancer Center

Recognitions

  • “A” Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • New York Magazine’s 2012 “Best Doctors” issue featured 14 full-time and voluntary physicians from Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH). 
2011

Awards

  • Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Recognized for the third consecutive year as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals - Stony Brook University Hospital
  • Third Most Beautiful Hospital in America by Soliant Health - Stony Brook University Hospital 
  • NAPH Safety Net Patient Safety Award from the National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (NAPH) - Stony Brook University Hospital

Recognitions

  • New York Magazine’s 2011 “Best Doctors” issue features 18 full-time and voluntary physicians from Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH).

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital

  • Accredited by The Joint Commission and a recipient of the Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for demonstrating compliance with its national state-of-the-art standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals
  • Recognized by the New York Department of Health as a provisional Level III adult trauma center, the first one on the East End of Long Island
  • Accredited by the American College of Radiology in all imaging diagnostic tests and is recognized as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation program certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR)
  • Regional Dialysis Center, is a 5-time recipient of the IPRO 5-Diamond Award for Patient Safety
  • David E. Rogers, MD Center recipient of the Peter M. Fox Excellence in AAHIVM Credentialing Award from the American Academy of HIV Medicine
  • Joint Commission certified Palliative Care program
  • Designated a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the country’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization
  • Recipient of the Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • HIMSS Analytics Stage 6 designation for use of the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model
  • Recipient of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Quality Recognition Award
  • 9-time winner of the American Association for Respiratory Care “Quality Respiratory Care Recognition Award”
  • Named one of the nation’s “Most Wired Hospitals” for four consecutive years