Patient Safety/Patient Care Awards

Excellence Through Insight Award for Highest Community Perception of Quality by HealthStream / 2010

HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ / 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
An analysis of patient surveys at 3,775 U.S. hospitals by HealthGrades found that Ridgeview Medical Center was ranked in the top 10 percent, and as a result, received this award. See related news story

Top Doctors for Women Recognition in Minnesota Monthly magazine / 2010
Six Ridgeview and Ridgeview-associated physicians were named Top Doctors for Women. 

BCBS Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip ReplacementSM / 2010
To receive this award, the Orthopaedics Program at Ridgeview Medical Center demonstrated an expertise in quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for patients. Only 21 medical facilities in the state received this award. See related news story

Midas+ Platinum Quality Award for Excellence in Clinical Performance / 2009, 2008
Ridgeview was recognized as a top performing hospital in a number of key areas of clinical performance. The scoring methodology is based upon comparative performance of over 564 hospitals that participate in either the MIDAS + CPMS or DataVision solutions.

HealthPartners Outcome Recognition for Top-Notch Care / 2006
Ridgeview Clinics were recognized by the HealthPartners Outcome Recognition for their top-notch care in treating chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

IHI Outstanding Patient Safety Results
At its national conference, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), one of our health care industry partners, recognized Ridgeview as one of only 12 hospitals nationwide that have achieved outstanding patient safety results. Ridgeview was also recognized for their complete system of care, which resulted in successful outcomes 97 to 100 percent of the time for heart failure and community-acquired pneumonia.

Top Doctor Recognition in Mpls. St. Paul magazine / 2009, 2008, 2007
Twenty-one Ridgeview and Ridgeview-associated physicians received Top Doctor recognitions. (2009)

Eight Ridgeview and Ridgeview-associated physicians earned Top Doctor recognitions. (2008)

Nineteen Ridgeview and Ridgeview-associated physicians earned Top Doctor recognitions. (2007)