Awards and Accolades

December 2014: Sentara RMH Medical Center achieved Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center - an award achieved by less than 7 percent of hospitals nation-wide.

July 2014: U.S. News and World Report ranks Sentara RMH Medical Center among top Virginia hospitals. Sentara RMH Medical Center ranked #15 in Virginia, out of 129 hospitals. SRMH was ranked as “high performing” in three specialty areas: gastroenterology and GI surgery, geriatrics and pulmonology.

February 2014: Crystal Award in Sustainability for Healthcare, presented by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce.

December 2013: National Cardiovascular Data ACTION Registry—GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2013 data. Platinum demonstrates the sustainability of the processes developed between EMS and Sentara RMH Medical Center. It is earned by sustaining a high level of care for 24 months.

December 2013: Distinguished Community Employer by American National University for exceptional support of career education.

December 2013: Sentara Healthcare Patient Choice Award. Twenty-five departments or services were given the Gold Level award for ranking between the 75th-89th percentiles for the overall rating of care. Eleven departments or services achieved Platinum Level award for ranking at the 90th percentile.

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