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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:
 
American Family Children's Hospital Ranks Among Best Hospitals

American Family Children

UW Health's American Family Children's Hospital ranked in the top 50 children's hospitals in six medical and surgical specialties in this year's U.S. News and World Report Best Children's Hospital rankings.The children's hospital was named in the top...
6/26/2018 | American Family Children's Hospital Ranks Among Best Hospitals

UW Health Receives One of First Ever Madison Region Diversity Awards

UW Health Receives One of First Ever Madison Region Diversity Awards

UW Health and Exact Sciences are the recipients of the first-ever Madison Region Diversity Awards. The awards were announced at the end of the fifth annual Madison Region Economic Development and Diversity Summit on May 16, 2018. The summit was cohos...
5/24/2018 | UW Health Receives One of First Ever Madison Region Diversity Awards

UW Organ and Tissue Donation Honors 16 Hospitals for Maximizing the Gift of Life

UW Organ and Tissue Donation Honors 16 Hospitals for Maximizing the Gift of Life

Madison, Wisconsin - Sixteen hospitals were honored by University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation (UW OTD) for their ongoing commitment to saving and improving lives through organ and tissue donation. The UW OTD Award of Hope recognizes t...
5/22/2018 | UW Organ and Tissue Donation Honors 16 Hospitals for Maximizing the Gift of Life

Strides in Sustainability: UW Health Earns Environmental Excellence Awards

Strides in Sustainability: UW Health Earns Environmental Excellence Awards

Madison, Wisconsin - UW Health's Sustainability Program and Culinary Services continue to make remarkable strides in reducing UW Health's environmental footprint, reducing costs and ensuring that our facilities and culinary offerings are healthy as p...
5/17/2018 | Strides in Sustainability: UW Health Earns Environmental Excellence Awards

UW Health Earns 2018 "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" Designation

UW Health Earns 2018 "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" Designation

Washington, D.C. - UW Health has been designated a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights org...
3/28/2018 | UW Health Earns 2018 "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" Designation

University Hospital Named One of the Nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals

University Hospital Named One of the Nation

University Hospital was recently named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Watson Health (formerly Truven Health Analytics). This is the ninth time University Hospital has been recognized with this honor.The Watson Health 50 ...
12/13/2017 | University Hospital Named One of the Nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals

Susan Gold Named Magnet Nurse of the Year

Susan Gold Named Magnet Nurse of the Year

On October 12, 2017, at the national Magnet® conference held in Houston, Texas, UW Health nurse Susan Gold, BSN, RN, ACRN, was named "Magnet Nurse of the Year" for Exemplary Professional Practice, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center - one...
11/21/2017 | Susan Gold Named Magnet Nurse of the Year

Timothy Gaillard Receives ACHE Regent's Award

Timothy Gaillard Receives ACHE Regent

Timothy Gaillard, MHA, FACHE, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for University Hospital, received the American College of Healthcare Executives Champion of Diversity Regent's Award today at the 2017 ACHE-Wisconsin Chapter Annual ...
9/19/2017 | Timothy Gaillard Receives ACHE Regent's Award

Nine Specialties Ranked in Nation's Top 50 by U.S. News

Nine Specialties Ranked in Nation

UW Hospital and Clinics Named State's Top Hospital for Sixth Consecutive Year University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics is ranked among the nation's top 50 hospitals in nine medical specialties, and retained its position as the best hospital ...
8/08/2017 | Nine Specialties Ranked in Nation's Top 50 by U.S. News

American Family Children's Hospital Ranks Among U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals

American Family Children

UW Health's American Family Children's Hospital ranked in the top 50 children's hospitals in six medical and surgical specialties in this year's U.S. News & World Report Best Children's Hospital rankings.The children's hospital was named one of t...
6/27/2017 | American Family Children's Hospital Ranks Among U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals