Healthcare

OHSU Health Care Awards and Recognition

OHSU Hospital receives prestigious national award for quality, safety

OHSU Hospital ranks 12th in the nation for superior performance in providing high-quality care, according to the 2017 Vizient Quality and Accountability Study, which awarded OHSU Hospital the Bernard A. Birnbaum, M.D., Quality Leadership Award.

Vizient share that OHSU "exemplifies a leadership style that is focused on results and a culture of collaboration and adaptability that is necessary to succeed during this time of uncertainty and change in the health care industry."

The overview page from Vizient has more details.

U.S. News names OHSU Hospital No. 1 in Oregon, ranks seven OHSU specialties among best in the nation

Ranking criteria include patient survival and safety, patient experience, quality of nursing care 

OHSU Hospital is No. 1 in Oregon, according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals 2018-19, and ranks among the best hospitals in the nation in seven specialties:

U.S. News also rated four OHSU specialties as "high-performing":

U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals 2018-19

US News Best Hospitals Badge - 6 specialties

Oregon Health & Science University Doernbecher Children's Hospital ranks among the best children's hospitals in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2018-19 Best Children's Hospitals.

The Best Children's Hospitals rankings highlight U.S. News' top 50 U.S. pediatric facilities in cancer, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, pulmonology and urology. Eighty-nine hospitals ranked in at least one specialty, based on a combination of clinical data and reputation with pediatric specialists.

Magnet Designation

OHSU nursing is magnet recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

OHSU is proud to be designated a Magnet hospital. Just 6 percent of U.S. health care organizations hold this designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. It is the highest recognition a nursing program can receive.

Our Magnet designation also celebrates OHSU as an organization that attracts highly qualified nurses, physicians and specialists, fosters collaboration across disciplines and improves patient care through high standards.