Awards and Designations

Cooper University Health Care is recognized by many independent, national organizations for our standards of quality, excellence and safety. Some of our most recent recognitions are listed below.

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Awards

U.S. News & World Report

  • Best Regional Hospitals Philadelphia Metro - 2021-22
  • High Performing in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm - 2021-22
  • High Performing in Aortic Valve Surgery - 2021-22
  • High Performing in Diabetes, 2021-22
  • High Performing in Heart Attack, 2021-22
  • High Performing in Kidney Failure - 2021-22
  • High Performing in Stroke - 2021-22
  • High Performing in COPD - 2019-20, 2020-21, 2021-22
  • High Performing in Heart Failure – 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21, 2021-22
  • High Performing in Colon Cancer Surgery – 2017-18, 2018-19, 2021-22

American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)

  • Star Performer Recognition Award: Own the Bone® Cooper Bone and Joint Institute – 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

eHealthcare Leadership Awards

  • Platinum Award – Best Doctor Directory – 2018
  • Gold Award – Best Internet Home Page – 2018
  • Silver Award – Best Overall Internet Site – 2018

Get With The Guidelines® – American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

  • Gold Plus with Target: Stroke, Target: Stroke Advanced Therapy and Target: Diabetes Honor Rolls - 2020, 2021
  • Mission: Lifeline Silver Cardiac Care - 2020
  • Silver Plus & Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll Award – 2018
  • Gold Plus Performance Achievement in Stroke – 2016

National Healthcare Advertising

  • “Hearts in Hand” Campaign Gold Award – 2018

Healthgrades Quality Standings

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award - 2019, 2020, 2021
  • Top 100 Hospitals for Prostate Surgery - 2022
  • Top 5% in the Nation for Prostate Surgery - 2022
  • National Quality Award for Excellence: Cranial Neurosurgery – 2017
  • 5-star Rating for Prostate Removal Surgery - 2021, 2022
  • 5-star Rating for Coronary Bypass Surgery - 2020, 2022
  • 5-Star Rating for Total Hip Replacement - 2022
  • 5-star Rating for Defibrillator Procedures - 2019, 2020, 2021
  • 5-star Rating for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction - 2019
  • 5-star Rating for Treatment of Pancreatitis - 2019, 2020, 2021
  • 5-star Rating for Esophageal-Stomach Surgeries - 2017
  • 5-star Rating for Treatment of Diabetic Emergencies - 2019
  • 5-star Rating for Gynecologic Procedures - 2018
  • 5-star Rating for GYN Surgery (Hysterectomy) – 2017
  • 5-star Rating for Treatment of Heart Failure – 2017, 2018

National Research Corporation

  • Best Overall Quality; Best Doctors; Best Image and Reputation; and Best Nurses – 2017
  • Consumer Choice Award – 2016

Newsweek

  • World's Best Hospitals - Orthopedics - 2021
  • Best Maternity Hospitals - 2020

NJ Sharing Network

  • Gold Award for Organ Donation and Transplant Awareness – 2017

Stage 6 Electronic Medical Record Adoption –
HIMSS Analytics

  • Most Wired Award, Health & Hospitals Networks – 2017

Studer Group

  • Excellence in Patient Care Award – 2017

The American Society for Gastroenterology Endoscopy

  • Quality and Safety Recognition/ Cooper Digestive Health Institute of Willingboro – 2016

NJBIZ Health Care Heroes

  • Hospital of the Year – 2016

Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates

  • Flame Award for Unit Excellence and Outstanding Achievement – 2021

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

  • 3-star Rating for Coronary Bypass Artery Grafting Surgery – 2020

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

  • Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program Award – 2020

New Jersey Department of Health

  • Gold Certificate – Antimicrobial Stewardship Program – 2020

Forbes

  • America's Best Employers - 2021

Zippia

  • Best Companies to Work for – 2018

Designations

The Joint Commission

  • Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center – 2017-2019, 2019-2021

American College of Surgeons

  • Level I Trauma Center – Through 2024
  • Level II Pediatric Trauma Center – Through 2021
  • Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Center – 2017, 2018
  • National Surgical Quality Improvement in Mortality, Cardiac, Respiratory (pneumonia), Unplanned Intubation, Ventilator > 48 hours, Renal Failure, SSI, and UTI for the Performance – 2018
  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, Janet Knowles Breast Cancer Center, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper – 2016

Infectious Diseases Society of America

  • Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship – 2020

OPTUM/United Healthcare

  • Bariatric Center of Excellence – 2019

Aetna’s Institutes of Quality Bariatric Surgery Network

  • Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Center – 2018

Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center

  • Blue Distinction Center+
    • Bariatric Surgery – 2018, 2021
    • Cancer Care – 2018
    • Cardiac Care – 2016, 2018, 2019
    • Maternity Care – 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
  • Blue Distinction Center
    • Bariatric Surgery – 2016, 2017

Center for Population Health

  • National Committee for Quality Assurance, Level Two – 2017

Urgent Care Association of America

  • Urgent Care Designation – 2017

American College of Radiology

  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence – 2016

American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

  • Bariatric Center of Excellence – 2016

LeapFrog®

  • Designation for Pancreatic Surgery – 2016

The International Geriatric Fracture Society (IGFS)

  • Premier Certification Status for Geriatric Fracture Care – 2016

National Association of Epilepsy Centers

  • Level 4 Epilepsy Center – 2016

National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

  • Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Level 3 – 2016

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

  • 3-star Rating for Coronary Bypass Grafting (CABG) Surgery – 2016