Awards & Distinctions

Below you’ll find a few of the awards & distinctions we’ve earned in the past couple of years. While earning these awards is not what drives us to deliver the best possible care to the people who walk through our doors, they are a reflection that we take our mission seriously.

American Heart Association & American Stroke Association

Get With The Guidelines - Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award - American Heart Association and American Stroke Association recognizes Abrazo Arrowhead Campus (2016) for demonstrating their commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that patients receive treatment according to national accepted standards and recommendations.
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Blue Distinction Center​ 

 Abrazo Arrowhead Campus  (2016) received the Blue Distinction Center+ Awards for Knee and Hip Replacement and Maternity Care as well as the Blue  Distinction Center Award for Cardiac Care from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona for meeting national standards for quality and affordability.  

Midas + Platinum Quality

Top Performing Hospitals in the Midas+ Platinum Quality Award for Excellence in Clinical OutcomesAbrazo Arrowhead Campus (2015), is a recipient of the award which honors top performers in clinical outcomes at the Midas+ Symposium.

Nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals

Abrazo Arrowhead Campus (2013) was named among the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals awarded by Truven Health Analytics. The 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals is an annual quantitative study that identifies the nation's best providers of cardiovascular service. Abrazo Arrowhead Campus ​was selected from more than 1,000 hospitals in the U.S. for achieving superior clinical outcomes.
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Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care ACC Accreditation Services

Abrazo Arrowhead Campus has a Certified Chest Pain Center with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and Resuscitation accredited by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care ACC Accreditation Services.

The Joint Commission

Accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC) on Health Care Organizations - TJC has accredited hospitals for more than 50 years and approximately 88 percent of the nation's hospitals are currently accredited.
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Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission (TJC) - Abrazo Arrowhead Campus is recognized as a certified Primary Stroke Center for their exceptional efforts to achieve better outcomes for stroke care. Certification ensures those suffering stroke symptoms will be able to receive the care they need close to home, avoiding a long transport to another hospital when time is of the essence.

The Leapfrog Group

“A” Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group - Abrazo Arrowhead Campus (2016) was awarded an "A" for their safety. The Hospital Safety Score was calculated using publicly available data on patient injuries, medical and medication errors and infections.
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Top Performer

Abrazo Arrowhead Campus  (2012) has been named one of the  Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Each hospital is recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions: heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgery.