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Accolades & Awards

What Service Means

How do you quantify excellent service? The most meaningful testament comes directly from those we serve- our patients. That is why our values of Dignity, Service, Excellence and Justice are the heart of every interaction we have with our patients and their loved ones.

We are proud to share our commitment to our patients has earned St. Joseph Health - Sonoma County the following distinctions:

  • Avatar International Exceeding Patient Expectations. For the fourth year in a row, Petaluma Valley Hospital has been honored with Avatar International's Exceeding Patient Expectations Award. Petaluma Valley Hospital is among a select group of hospitals across the nation to have won the award for care delivered in the past year.


  • Consumer Choice Award, National Research Corporation. Sonoma County residents have named Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital the 2009/2010 Consumer Choice Award winner for the Santa Rosa-area market, according to results of consumer surveys conducted by the National Research Corporation. The award recognizes hospitals as having the highest quality and image in multiple categories including "best overall quality," "best doctors," "best nurses" and "best image."

  • Department of Health and Human Services Congressional Medal of Honor. Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital was awarded the Department of Health and Human Services Congressional Medal of Honor for organ donation in 2009. This is the fifth consecutive year the hospital has been awarded this honor.

  • Gallup “Great Workplace” Award for employee engagement. We have earned this award the last three years running and are one of only20 companies worldwide selected.

  • First hospital in California to be awarded Advanced Certification for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital by The Joint Commission

  • U.S. News & World Report recognized Santa Rosa Memorial as one of California’s top hospitals in their annual Best Regional Hospitals 2016-2017 ranking.

  • Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital rated High Performing Hospital in five areas, including Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Failure and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) — 2016-2017 U.S. News & World Report.

  • 2016 PRC Excellence in Healthcare Award recipient: The Acute Rehabilitation Unit at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital received national award recognition. This competitive national award recognizes organizations that achieve excellence throughout the year by improving patient experiences, healthcare employee engagement, and physician engagement.

  • Santa Rosa Memorial and Petaluma Valley Hospitals have been selected by Blue Shield of California as a Blue Distinction Center® for Spine Surgery and Knee and Hip Replacement.

  • St. Joseph Health Sonoma County Receives 2015 Women’s Choice Award as One of America’s Best Breast Centers

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