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Awards and Recognition

U.S. News and World Report

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital
    • Nationally ranked (2016-2017)
      • Cardiology & Heart Surgery (No. 20)
      • Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (No. 50)
      • Gynecology (No. 19)
      • Pulmonology (No. 38)
    • Regional High Performers (2016-2017)
      • Cancer
      • Geriatrics
      • Nephrology
      • Neurology & Neurosurgery
      • Orthopedics
      • Urology
  • Anderson County Hospital
    • Best Nursing Homes (2010-)
      • Residential Living Center

Learn more about the ranking methodology used by U.S. News & World Report.


American College of Surgeons

  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
    • Commission on Cancer Accredited Program (1969-)
    • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (2011-)
  • Saint Luke's East Hospital
    • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (2011-)
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital 
    • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (2011-)
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital
    • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (2011-)

American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City
    • Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus (2016)
    • Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite (2015)
    • Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Plus with Target: Heart Failure Honor Roll (2016)
    • Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award (2014)
    • Mission: Lifeline® Receiving Center Silver Recognition Award (2016)
  • Saint Luke’s East Hospital
    • Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite (2016)
    • Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll (2015)
    • Mission: Lifeline® Receiving Center Silver Plus Recognition Award (2016)
  • Saint Luke’s South Hospital
    • Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Silver Plus with Target: Stroke Honor Roll (2016)
  • Saint Luke’s North Hospital
    • Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Silver Plus with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus (2016)
    • Mission: Lifeline® Receiving Center Silver Recognition Award (2016)
       

American Nurses Credentialing Center

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City
    • Magnet Recognition (2004-)
       

Becker’s Hospital Review

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital
    • 100 Hospitals with Great Women’s Health Programs (2014)

Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Kansas City

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Cardiac Care
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Heart Transplant
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery
  • Saint Luke’s East Hospital
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Saint Luke’s South Hospital
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care
    • Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement

Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce

  • Saint Luke's Health System
    • Certified Gold Healthy KC Organization (2016)

Health Finance Management Association

  • Saint Luke's Health System
    • Top Nine Healthcare Systems, Patient Communications Best Practices (2016) 

Healthcare Equality Index

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City
    • Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality (2014-)
  • Saint Luke’s North Hospital
    • Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality (2014-)
  • Saint Luke’s South Hospital
    • Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality (2014-)
  • Saint Luke’s East Hospital
    • Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality (2014-)
  • Saint Luke’s Cushing Hospital
    • Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality (2014-)

​HealthStream

  • Saint Luke's Health System
    • Excellence through Insight® (2015)

Hospitals & Health Networks

  • Saint Luke’s Health System
    • Health Care’s Most Wired (1999-)

The Joint Commission

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City
    • Comprehensive Stroke Center
    • Advanced Certification in Heart Failure (2014)
    • Gold Seal of Approval™ for Ventricular Assist Device (2010)
  • Saint Luke’s South Hospital
    • Gold Seal of Approval® for Orthopedic Joint Replacement for Hip and Knee Certification (2015)
  • Saint Luke’s Cushing Hospital
    • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® (2013)
  • Hedrick Medical Center
    • Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® (2014)
    • Gold Seal of Approval® (2013)

Kansas City Business Journal

  • Saint Luke’s Health System
    • Kansas City’s Best Places to Work (2012)

Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program

  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City
    • Accredited Center (2008-)
  • Saint Luke’s South Hospital
    • Accredited Center (2015-)

Midwest Transplant Network

  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
    • Excellence in Donation Tissue Conversion (2015)
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital
    • Excellence in Donation Tissue Conversion (2015)

Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association

  • Saint Luke’s Hospice House
    • 2017 Heart of Hospice

National Committee for Quality Assurance

  • Saint Luke’s Medical Group
    • Patient-Centered Medical Home Level 3 Recognition (2011)

Learn more about Patient-Centered Medical Home.


U.S. Green Building Council

  • Saint Luke’s Hospice House
    • LEED Gold Designation (2014)
  • Saint Luke’s System Offices
    • LEED Silver Certification (2014)