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Awards and Recognition

Scripps Health is honored to be the recipient of numerous awards and recognition for clinical innovation, quality care and leadership.

2021

Clinical quality


  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the combined programs of Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla among the best in the nation in six specialties – Orthopedics (No. 11), Cardiology and Heart Surgery (No. 26), Gynecology (No. 31), Urology (No. 24), Gastroenterology and GI Surgery (No. 50) and Geriatrics (No. 50) – in their annual Best Hospitals list.
  • For the fourth consecutive year, all five Scripps hospital campuses earned the Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.


Workplace


  • Scripps Health has been named among the top employers in the nation by Fortune magazine. Fortune’s 24th annual list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For ranked Scripps at No. 76. Scripps is the only San Diego-based company to make the list.
  • Scripps Health ranked No. 8 on Fortune magazine’s 2021 list of the 28 Best Large Workplaces in Health Care.
  • The South County Economic Development Council named Chris Van Gorder and the teams at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista and Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego as their Outstanding Corporate Citizen of the Year.

2020

Clinical quality


  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the combined programs of Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla No. 1 in the San Diego region and are among the best in the nation in seven specialties – Orthopedics (No. 10), Cardiology and Heart Surgery (No. 30), Gynecology (No. 31), Urology (No. 32), Gastroenterology and GI Surgery (No. 41), Neurology and Neurosurgery (No. 48), and Geriatrics (No. 48) – in their annual Best Hospitals list.


Workplace


  • Fortune magazine named Scripps Health among the top employers in the nation on the annual list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. Scripps ranked at No. 43 and was the only San Diego-based company to make the list.
  • Scripps Health ranked No. 4 on Fortune magazine's 2020 list of the 40 Best Workplaces in Health Care.
  • Scripps Health is ranked No. 43 among the nation’s 75 Best Workplaces for Women by Fortune magazine and was the only San Diego-based company to make the list.
  • Fortune magazine ranked Scripps Health No. 52 among the nation’s 75 Best Workplaces for Millennials and was the only San Diego-based company to make the list.

2019

Clinical quality


  • U.S. News & World Report ranked the combined programs of Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla No. 1 in the San Diego region and are among the best in the nation eight specialties – Gynecology (No. 22), Diabetes and Endocrinology (No. 31), Pulmonology (No. 12), Cardiology and Heart Surgery (No. 29), Gastroenterology and GI Surgery (No. 25), Orthopedics (No. 11), Geriatrics (No. 36), Neurology and Neurosurgery (No. 48) – in their annual Best Hospitals list.
  • Scripps La Jolla was named among the top 100 hospitals in the nation by IBM Watson Health for the fourth consecutive year.
  • Scripps Clinic was designated a center of excellence by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association, becoming the first location in San Diego County to be recognized for outstanding treatment of this common genetic disease.
  • The Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) recognized Scripps Clinic Medical Group for providing high-quality care to Medicare Advantage patients for the third consecutive year. The statewide nonprofit highlights high-value, integrated care that improves quality and affordability for patients.


Leadership


  • Scripps was named one of the “Most Wired” health systems in the nation by CHIME.


Workplace