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2013-2014 Consumer Choice Award
For the 18th consecutive year, Aultman Hospital has earned the “Consumer Choice Award” and has been named Canton’s “Most Preferred Hospital for Overall Quality and Image” by National Research Corporation. Aultman is among 277 hospitals nationwide identified as having the highest overall quality and image in their respective area. This is the eighteenth year of the award, which means Aultman has received the honor every single year of its existence. (2013-14)

"A" Hospital Safety Score 
Aultman was honored with an “A” Hospital Safety Score SM by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The Hospital Safety Score uses 28 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to produce a single score representing a hospital’s overall capacity to keep patients safe from preventable harm. 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, 2014)

U.S. News and World Report - Best Hospitals
Aultman Hospital has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2014-15 in Ohio by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. In addition to being ranked 17th in the state, Aultman Hospital has also been recognized as ‘High Performing’ in the following specialty areas: Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Orthopedics and Pulmonology. (2014)

Aultman Earns Fit-Friendly Worksite Award 
The American Heart Association named Aultman Health Foundation a platinum-level Fit-Friendly Worksite for promoting physical activity and employee wellness. A total of nine Ohio hospitals and health systems also earned platinum designation for promoting physical activity, nutrition and culture, and demonstrating measurable outcomes related to workplace wellness. (2014)

ASTD Workplace Learning and Performance Award 
Aultman was selected as the recipient of the Workplace Learning and Performance Award from the Greater Cleveland chapter of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Cleveland and the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State. The ASTD Workplace Learning and Performance Award is given to an organization that has demonstrated outstanding leadership in organizational learning, employee development and performance. Aultman received the award for their Exploring Leader program. (2013) 

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)

Corporate Leadership Award
Aultman received the 2012 Corporate Leadership Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals, North Central Ohio Chapter. Nominated by the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank staff, Aultman was recognized for exemplary corporate commitment, workplace volunteerism and having an immediate impact in the lives of people throughout the community. (2012)
Joint Commission
Aultman is proud to be accredited by The Joint Commission, which is the national accrediting body for hospitals and other health care delivery organizations. The Joint Commission mission is to continuously improve the safety and quality of care provided to the public through the provision of health care accreditation and related services that support performance improvement in health care organizations.

Magnet Designation
Aultman Hospital is designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for nursing excellence, an honor shared by less than 7 percent of hospitals in the nation. Aultman first achieved Magnet recognition in 2006 and earned the designation again in 2010. Aultman is the only Magnet hospital in Stark County. (2010)

Northeast Ohio Medical University 
Aultman is a teaching hospital associated with the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED). 

NICHE Designation
Aultman Hospital has been designated as a NICHE ("Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders") facility, illustrating our commitment to excellence in geriatric care. (2013) 
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