Most Preferred Hospital Award
National Research Corporation (NRC) named Aultman Stark County's "most preferred hospital for overall quality and image" for the 17th consecutive year. This recognition reflects the community's belief that Aultman has the best doctors, the best nurses, the most personalized care and the best community health programs. (1995-2012)
50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals®
Aultman Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Thomson Reuters. (2011 and 2012)
Mission: Lifeline Award
Aultman qualified for the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Silver Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Aultman’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients that effectively improves the survival and care of STEMI (ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction) patients. (2012)
Aultman Receives an "A"
Aultman was honored with an “A” Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits.
Calculated under the guidance of The Leapfrog Group’s nine-member Blue Ribbon Expert Panel, the Hospital Safety Score uses 26 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to produce a single score representing a hospital’s overall capacity to keep patients safe from infections, injuries, and medical and medication errors. U.S. hospitals were assigned an A, B, C, D, or F for their safety. To see Aultman’s scores as they compare nationally and locally, visit www.hospitalsafetyscore.org. (2012)
Aultman Receives Recognition for Heart Failure and Stroke Care
Get With The Guidelines® puts the expertise of the American Heart and American Stroke Association to work for hospital teams, helping to ensure that the care they provide to heart failure and stroke patients is aligned with the latest scientific guidelines.
Aultman earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and Target Stroke Honor Roll – as well as the Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. These awards recognize Aultman’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke and heart failure patients, according to evidence-based guidelines. (2012)
Employer of the Year Award
Aultman Health Foundation was selected as the recipient of the 2012 Employer Award by the Ohio chapter of the Association of People Supporting Employment First (APSE). The APSE is a national and state membership organization formed to focus exclusively on improving and expanding integrated employment opportunities, services, and outcomes for people with disabilities. Aultman received recognition for its Project Search program that provides internships for young adults with disabilities. (2012)
100 Top Hospitals®
Aultman is a five-time recipient of the 100 Top Hospitals award from Thomson Reuters. (1998, 1999, 2000, 2009, 2011)
Commission on Cancer
The Aultman Cancer Center received "Three-Year Approval with Commendation" from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) for providing a full-scope cancer program and was noted for being a best practice facility for the cancer research clinical trials program. (2011)
The Aultman Emergency Department was among 20 recipients of the Emergency Nurses Association’s inaugural Lantern Award, given to emergency departments that exemplify exceptional and innovative performance in the core areas of leadership, practice, education, advocacy and research. (2011-2014)
Magnet® National Nursing Honor
Aultman Hospital has been granted Magnet recognition again by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for nursing excellence, an achievement shared by 6.47 percent of hospitals in the nation. Aultman first achieved recognition in 2006 from the high-level Magnet Recognition Program® and is still the only organization in Stark County named. (2010)
Beacon Awards from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
The Aultman Intensive Care Units – Medical, Surgical, Cardiac Care and Cardiovascular Surgery – have earned Beacon Awards from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). In determining Beacon Award recipients, AACN reviews education; training and mentoring; patient outcomes; and leadership and organizational ethics for each unit. The Aultman CVSICU is one of six units to have earned Beacon honors three times, while the Medical and Surgical ICUs are two-time recipients (2009, 2010).