Methodist Hospital: Recognition

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6500 Excelsior Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55426


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Nationally recognized care

It’s nice to be noticed. Methodist Hospital receives awards and recognition from many organizations. It’s another way of showing the high level of care we give you.

Among America’s Best and Top 100 Hospitals

Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals

The Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® annual study program has named Methodist Hospital as one of the highest-performing hospitals in the nation. Thank you for making us one of America's best.

Americas 100 Best Hospital Award 2018Methodist Hospital has been recognized as one of Healthgrades® America’s 100 Best Hospitals™. Every year, Healthgrades evaluates nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide. This achievement places Methodist Hospital in the top 2% of the hospitals nationwide based on clinical outcomes.

Here’s a closer look at all of the hospital-wide recognition from Healthgrades:

  • Recipient of Healthgrades® America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award for 2 Years in a Row (2017-2018)
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award – Clinical Excellence for 5 Years in a Row (2014-2018)
  • One of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care™ in 2018
  • One of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery™ in 2018
  • See the full list of awards

Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals

Truven Health Analytics 50 top cardiovascular award

Methodist is the only hospital in Minnesota to be named as one of the nation's 2017 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics™, an IBM® Company. In winning this award, our leadership team, medical staff and employees have met national benchmarks on several key measures of cardiovascular care and ranks among the best in the country.

Top 25 Environmental Excellence

2017 Practice Greenhealth Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award

We are proud to be named one of the Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award by Practice Greenhealth, their highest honor for hospitals. Selected from the Greenhealth Partner for Change Award applicants, we are one of the 25 hospitals leading the industry with innovation in sustainability, demonstrating superior programs and illustrating how sustainability is entrenched in our culture.

Other awards and recognition:

  • 2016 – Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® from The Joint Commission
  • 2016 – Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation
  • 2015 – Best Hospital in Minneapolis-St. Paul according to the U.S. News & World Report
  • 2015 – Innovation of the Year Award in Patient Care from the Minnesota Hospital Association
  • 2015 – Tissue Donor Partner of the Year from LifeSource
  • 2015 – Primary Stroke Center certification from the Joint Commission
  • 2014 – Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence renewal from the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
  • 2014 – Best Hospital for Patient Experience in Heart Care by USA Today Women’s Choice Awards
  • 2014 – Gold Beacon Award for excellence in heart care
  • 2014 – Top Hospital from the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal