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National Recognition and Awards

UW Health, a comprehensive health system that includes the renowned University of Wisconsin Hospital and American Family Children's Hospital, is recognized as one of the most progressive and prominent medical centers in the country, and the quality of our work is often recognized by influential organizations and media institutions.
 
Use the links below to learn about the major recognition and awards UW Health has garnered.
 
Recent national accolades include the following:
 
UW Hospital and Clinics Honored Again for Supply Chain Management

UW Hospital and Clinics Honored Again for Supply Chain Management

Madison, Wisconsin - For the third time in four years, UW Hospital and Clinics has been honored as the top performer in supply chain management by University HealthSystem Consortium. This is the seventh consecutive year that UWHC was recognized ...
11/12/2014 | UW Hospital and Clinics Honored Again for Supply Chain Management

Hospitals Again Recognized As Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality

Hospitals Again Recognized As Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality

Madison, Wisconsin - For the second year in a row, UW Hospital and Clinics and American Family Children's Hospital have been recognized as "Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality" in the Healthcare Equality Index 2014 report. The annual survey is c...
10/17/2014 | Hospitals Again Recognized As Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality

UW Hospital Maintains National Ranking Through Family-Friendly Benefit Programs

UW Hospital Maintains National Ranking Through Family-Friendly Benefit Programs

Madison, Wisconsin – For the eighth year in a row, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics has been named one of the top 100 employers for working parents by Working Mother magazine, the only publication dedicated to working parents. ...
9/16/2014 | UW Hospital Maintains National Ranking Through Family-Friendly Benefit Programs

UW Hospital and Clinics Named State's Top Hospital by U.S. News & World Report

UW Hospital and Clinics Named State

Madison, Wisconsin - For the third year in a row, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics has been named the best hospital in Wisconsin. The hospital is among the nation's top 50 hospitals in nine medical specialties for the second year in a row...
7/15/2014 | UW Hospital and Clinics Named State's Top Hospital by U.S. News & World Report

UW Health Named Among 2014 "Most Wired"

UW Health Named Among 2014 "Most Wired"

Madison, Wisconsin - UW Health has been recognized again as one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals, according to the results of the 2014 Most Wired Survey, released July 9, in Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. Most Wired hospital...
7/14/2014 | UW Health Named Among 2014 "Most Wired"

UW Hospital Emergency Department Nurses Receive Lantern Award

UW Hospital Emergency Department Nurses Receive Lantern Award

Madison, Wisconsin - The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics emergency department this year is one of only 17 recipients of a prestigious award from the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA). The emergency department is among those receivi...
6/30/2014 | UW Hospital Emergency Department Nurses Receive Lantern Award

UW Hospital and Clinics Lauded for Exemplary Visitation Policies

UW Hospital and Clinics Lauded for Exemplary Visitation Policies

Madison, Wisconsin - Citing a "profound culture shift," the Institute for Patient-and Family-Centered Care (IPFCC) recognized University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics as one of only 12 hospitals in the country that "exemplify success in eliminati...
6/25/2014 | UW Hospital and Clinics Lauded for Exemplary Visitation Policies

American Family Children's Hospital Ranked Among Top 50 Pediatric Hospitals

American Family Children

Madison, Wisconsin - American Family Children's Hospital is ranked among the nation's top 50 pediatric hospitals in four medical and surgical specialties, according to this year's U.S. News & World Report rankings of children's hospitals.The hosp...
6/10/2014 | American Family Children's Hospital Ranked Among Top 50 Pediatric Hospitals

UW Hospital and Clinics Among Top Places to Work in Health Care

UW Hospital and Clinics Among Top Places to Work in Health Care

Madison, Wisconsin – University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics was named to the 2014 list of "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare," compiled by Becker's Healthcare. Becker's has published a "Great Places" list since 2011, but this is...
5/06/2014 | UW Hospital and Clinics Among Top Places to Work in Health Care

UW Hospital Among Becker Hospital Review's "100 Great Hospitals in America"

UW Hospital Among Becker Hospital Review

Madison, Wisconsin - University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics is one of the "100 Great Hospitals in America," says Becker's Hospital Review in the 2014 edition of this annual ranking. Becker's considered more than 600 hospitals in creating t...
4/03/2014 | UW Hospital Among Becker Hospital Review's "100 Great Hospitals in America"