Fortune/Merative Top 15 Health Systems
Scripps Health system is recognized in the 2022 Fortune/Merative 15 Top Health Systems list. Our health system received the honor of being designated as one of the top performing health systems in the U.S. on the debut of the Fortune/Merative 100 Top Hospitals list achieved better results than peer institutions on performance indicators intended to measure clinical outcomes, operational efficiency, patient experience and financial health. Merative (formerly IBM Watson Health), a data, analytics and technology partner for the health industry, has identified the top health systems from a rigorous evaluation of 349 health systems and 3,206 hospitals that are members of health systems. Merative established the list to help identify top performance benchmarks that may help other healthcare organizations achieve consistent, balanced, and sustainable high performance.
All five Scripps Health hospital campuses — Scripps Green Hospital, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego and Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista — earned an “A” grade for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization.
Healthgrades’s Excellence Award
Healthgrades's 2023 Specialty Excellence Awards recognized Scripps’ hospitals 16 times in nine specialty areas and among them include a No. 1 ranking in California for Joint Replacement (Scripps Green Hospital) and Prostate Surgery (Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego).
Becker’s Hospital Review Great Hospitals in America
Becker’s Hospital Review named Scripps La Jolla Hospitals, including Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Green Hospital to its "Great Hospitals in America" list. These hospitals are known for clinical excellence, patient safety and more.
U.S. News Best Hospitals
For 2023-2024, Scripps was recognized in the annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings. The honor recognizes the nation’s top 50 hospitals that excel in treating patients with the most challenging health care needs. U.S. News evaluates hospitals in 15 adult specialties and 22 procedures and conditions in order to determine the rankings. More than 4,500 hospitals are evaluated each year.
U.S. News & World Report Best in Nation in Five Specialties
The combined programs of Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla are ranked among the best in the nation in five specialties, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2023-24 Best Hospitals list. The five specialties that Scripps Green and Scripps La Jolla rank in are orthopedics; cardiology, heart and vascular surgery; obstetrics and gynecology; gastroenterology and GI surgery; and geriatrics.
World’s Best Cancer Hospital list
Newsweek named Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Green Hospital to their annual list of America's Best Cancer Hospitals for 2023. Awards were based on three data sources—a nationwide online survey, hospital quality metrics and patient experience.
Opioid Care Honor Roll
The California Department of Health Care Access and Information (HCAI)* awarded all of Scripps’s hospitals with the “sustained” award in the Opioid Care Honor Roll, which recognizes three tiers of performance: Superior Performance, Excellent Progress and Most Improved. We achieved Superior Performance previously and have maintained that performance. Hospitals achieving Superior Performance have implemented advanced, innovative opioid stewardship strategies across multiple service lines, consistently achieving the highest level of performance. In addition, these hospitals are actively measuring and monitoring performance for the purpose of continued quality improvement. *HCAI is a leader in collecting data and disseminating information about California's healthcare infrastructure, promoting an equitably distributed healthcare workforce, and publishing valuable information about healthcare outcomes.
Newsweek List of Best Maternity Hospitals
All Scripps hospitals with maternal child health services — Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas — are honored in Newsweek Magazine's 2023 list of Best Maternity Hospitals, for demonstrating excellence in maternity care. The facilities on this list met high standards for safety and quality of the care they provide to mothers and newborns.
California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CMQCC) Awards
Scripps hospitals earned CMQCC awards across multiple categories in 2023. Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego and Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista won the CMQCC Quality and Sustainability Award for NTSV Cesarean Birth Rate (PC-02). Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla won the CMQCC Quality and Sustainability Award for Maternal Safety Standards Implementation and the CMQCC MDC Superstar Award Large Birth Volume Hospitals. And Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas won the CMQCC MDC Superstar Award Medium Birth Volume Hospitals.
Newsweek America’s Best Ambulatory Surgery Centers
Newsweek’s America’s Best Ambulatory Surgery Centers list for 2023 recognized five Scripps ambulatory surgery centers in the top 40, including Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley, Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo, Scripps Mercy Surgery Pavilion, Scripps Ambulatory Surgery Center — XiMED and Scripps Encinitas Surgery Center.