Recognition & Awards

From a great work environment to exceptional patient care, we're pleased to say Valley Medical Center earns high marks across the board.

      Gold Joint Commission National Quality Award 

Patient-Centered Medical Home 2019
 Commission on Cancer


HEI 2019

 Get With the Guidelines 2021 

STEMI 2017 




Baby Friendly Washington 

Baby Friendly USA

US News & World Report Best Hospital Award



  • LGBTQ Leader in Healthcare Equality Index since 2011
  • Earned an "A" grade for the 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades
  • National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) highest recognition, Primary Care Medical Home Level 3 Status, for all Clinic Network primary care clinics
  • American Heart & Stroke Association's Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, Target Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus 
  • Clinic Network recognized for achieving Target: BP American Heart Association and American Medical Association Gold Level Recognition
  • Clinic Network recognized for achieving Check. Change Control Cholesterol American Heart Association Gold Level
  • Primary care clinics earned NCQA recognition for Patient Centered Medical Home and excellence in diabetes control
  • Award of Excellence for Percutaneous Cardiac Intervention (PCI) from the Foundation for Healthcare Quality
  • Neuroscience Institute Highest National Level 4 Epilepsy Center Accreditation by National Association of Epilepsy Centers
  • Cancer Services Among Top 10 Percent in Nation, Commission on Cancer Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation
  • Mission: Lifeline® Silver STEMI Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association
  • Hospitals & Health Networks "Healthcare's Most Wired" award each year since 2014
  • Recognized by HealthGrades®, Becker's Hospital Review, and Medicare for excellence in orthopedic care and joint replacement
  • Earned distinguished Acclaim Award from the American Medical Group Association for measurably improving the quality and value of healthcare
  • Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth
  • Award of Excellence for Percutaneous Cardiac Intervention (PCI) from the Foundation for Healthcare Quality
  • LifeNet Health's Hospital of the Year Award given to a partnered hospital in recognition of their outstanding collaboration to support the mission of tissue donation