The Christ Hospital - Awards & Recognition

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Awards of Distinction​

US News & World Report #1 Hospital in the Region

America’s Best Hospitals

The Christ Hospital is consistently recognized as one of the top 50 hospitals in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News evaluates almost 5,000 hospitals to rank the best in 16 adult specialties from cancer to urology. In 2017, The Christ Hospital was nationally ranked for our urology and gynecology programs. The report also ranks our high performing programs in orthopaedics, diabetes and endocrinology, geriatrics and nephrology. The U.S. News rankings rank The Christ Hospital as the #1 hospital in the region and the #5 hospital in the State of Ohio.

Most Preferred | Consumer’s Choice

For 21 consecutive years, local healthcare consumers have rated The Christ Hospital as the most preferred hospital and the Consumer Choice for healthcare in the Cincinnati market, which includes southwest Ohio, northern Kentucky and southeast Indiana. The award criteria are based on four consumer metrics: best overall quality, best image and reputation, best doctors and best nurses. The rankings are featured in Modern Healthcare magazine.

Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals

The Christ Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, formerly Thomson Reuters. The study examined the performance of more than 1,000 hospitals by analyzing outcomes for patients with heart failure, heart attacks, and those who received coronary bypass surgery and percutaneous coronary interventions. This is the 9th time The Christ Hospital has been recognized with this honor.

Magnet Recognized

The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that demonstrate highest-quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. Only 6.3 percent of healthcare organizations in the United States have achieved ANCC Magnet Recognition status.

​​Previous Awards & Recognition​​​​


2014 and 2016: 100 Great Hospitals in America by Becker's Review
2014 and 2016: Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Awards
2012 - 2016: Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group
2014: 25 Best Practices in Patient and Family Engagement
2013: Recipient of the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ by Healthgrades.
2010:  Ohio Hospital Association Statewide Hospital Safety Campaign – Top 20 Percent Award
2008 - 2012:  Cincinnati Business Courier’s Best Places to Work Finalist