Awards & Distinctions

Recognized for delivering quality care

Over the years, Placentia-Linda Hospital has received many awards and designations in recognition of delivering outstanding patient care, including:

  • Ranked above the national average for quality measures, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care*
  • FINAL 11 07 16 Leapfrog 8th Fall 2016 logo"Grade A" Leapfrog spring and fall 2016 Hospital* Safety Score

              *Fall 2016 is the 8th Grade A since 2012

  • Blue Shield of California Blue Distinction Center for Total Hip and Total Knee ReplacementA45460_1-16_KH
  • American Heart Association “Get With The Guidelines” Program – Achieved Gold Plus in 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 & 2011; and Gold-2010 & 2009 for our performance in treating heart failure patients
  • MBS, QIP, Bariatric Surgery New 2017 Logo for MBSAQIP 
  • Aetna Distinction for treatment of COPD and pneumonia
  • Blue Shield of California Distinction for laparoscopic gall bladder removal
  • CIGNA Center of Excellence for total knee replacement and total hip replacement
  • CIGNA distinction for General Cardiac Medical (heart attack, heart failure, irregular heartbeat and Pulmonology Medical (COPD & pneumonia)
  • Honor Roll Hospital in the Health Net Hospital Recognition ProgramNICHE-Logo Web Site
  • NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) Hospital designation indicating Placentia-Linda’s commitment to elder care excellence. For 2016-2017, we have earned the senior-friendly designation.
  • Tenet 2016 and 2015 Circle of Excellence Award for patient, physician and employee satisfaction – 7 Hospitals out of 80 Tenet hospitals received this honor in 2016.  Placentia-Linda has also earned this distinction in 2010, 2007, 2006 and 2004.​

*Source: Aggregate improvement processes data from publicly reported core measures data on the CMS Hospital Compare Site