Awards & Distinctions

The quality health care that JFK Memorial Hospital provides patients is recognized nationally. Among the hospital achievements are:

Leapfrog Award

licensure-logo-green-fall-2016-jpeg-for-print_1_JFK Memorial Hospital received The Leapfrog Group’s top Safety Grade in the 2016 Fall release. The hospital was one of 844 hospitals to receive an “A,” ranking among the safest hospitals in the United States.

“The staff at JFK are more than deserving of this high mark, as they are truly dedicated to helping our patients live happier, healthier lives,” said Gary Honts, CEO.

The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade uses 30 measures of publicly available hospital safety data to assign A, B, C, D and F grades to more than 2,600 U.S. hospitals twice per year. It is calculated by top patient safety experts, peer-reviewed, fully transparent and free to the public.

Healthgrades Excellence Awards

JFK is the ONLY hospital in the Inland Empire* to be a 5-Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement 13 years in a Row according to HealthGrades — a leading independent healthcare ratings organization.

The organization also gives JFK Memorial the top rating for total hip replacement and hip fracture repair, and has given the hospital its top rating for knee replacement each year for more than a decade.
The hospital also has been recognized for the treatment of hip fractures and total knee replacements.

*Inland Empire refers to Riverside and San Bernardino Counties

American Heart Association Awards

As part of its Get with the Guidelines® program, the American Heart Association recognized JFK for adherence to the latest scientific healthcare guidelines. The hospital has received the Gold Performance Achievement Award for treatment of both congestive heart failure and coronary artery disease.

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Cross Distinction Center for Knee & Hip Replacement Surgery

Cigna Center of Excellence Award

  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Vaginal Delivery
  • Cesarean Section

College of American Pathology Accredited