Awards and Recognitions for Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson Hospital, part of Allegheny Health Network (AHN), is located in the South Hills area of Pittsburgh, PA.

Consistently recognized for a commitment to high-quality care, patient safety, and support, Jefferson Hospital continues to grow while providing award-winning care for maternity patients and those in need of cardiac, stroke, orthopaedic, bariatric, or vascular treatments.

Award-winning medical care

  • No. 1 hospital in southwestern PA for Medical Excellence in Bariatric Surgery (CareChex 2021)
  • No. 1 hospital in southwestern PA for Medical Excellence in Neurological Care (CareChex 2021)
  • Gold Plus Heart Failure Achievement Award and Gold Plus Stroke Quality Achievement Award recognition from American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines®
  • Blue Distinction Center+SM designation for efficiency in delivering high-quality care and better overall outcomes for spine surgery care.
  • NCDR Chest Pain-MI Registry 2021 Silver Performance Achievement Award.

Women’s and children’s care

  • Cribs for Kids® National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification at its highest designation, Gold Safe Sleep Champion.
  • International Board of Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) Care Award, for excellence in lactation care and a high level of support for breastfeeding families.
  • Keystone 10 designation for Quality Improvement in Breastfeeding.
  • First hospital in Allegheny County to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Perinatal Care Certification.

Certified specialty care

  • Joint Commission Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification, May 2018.
  • Joint Commission Hip/Knee Replacement Recertification, February 2018.
  • Five-star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure in 2021 (Healthgrades).

Innovative surgical care

  • One of Healthgrades America's 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery™ for three years in a row (2019-2021).
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades 2021 Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™.
  • Recognized by Healthgrades in 2021 for Superior Performance in Bariatric Surgery.
  • Among the top 10% of hospitals evaluated for Bariatric Surgery in 2021 (Healthgrades).
  • Five-star Recipient for Overall Bariatric Surgery for two years in a row (2020, 2021) (Healthgrades). 

Contact us

Call (412) DOCTORS (412) 362-8677 or request an appointment with a specialist at Jefferson Hospital. 

Find us

Jefferson Hospital
565 Coal Valley Road
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025


Source: 2021 CareChex® ‐‐ an information service of Quantros, Inc.

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