Awards, Designations, Accreditations, Certifications, and Accolades


Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Gold

Mission: Lifeline® Receiving Gold

American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

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State of Connecticut Health Plan Center of Excellence badge

Centers of Excellence

Connecticut Office of the State Comptroller

High Performing Hospital - Stroke by U.S. News and World Report

High Performing Hospital - Stroke

U.S. News & World Report

Center for Comprehensive MS Care logo

Designated a Center for Comprehensive MS Care

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

HEARTSafe Campus logo

HEARTSafe Campus

State of Connecticut Department of Public Health/American Heart Association

Blue Distinction Center+ in Maternity Care

BlueCross BlueShield Association

Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement and Spine Surgery

BlueCross BlueShield Association

Accreditations and Certifications

Accredited Sleep Disorders Center

American Academy of Sleep Medicine

(STEMI) Heart Attack Receiving Center Accreditation - 2019-2022

American Heart Association

Accredited Breast Center

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, American College of Surgeons

Echocardiography Accredited Facility

Intersocietal Accreditation Commission

Gold Seal of Approval®

The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations

Vascular Testing Accredited Facility

Intersocietal Accreditation Commission

Certified as Advanced Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center

The Joint Commission

Regional Excellence for Pulmonary Hypertension Care

Pulmonary Hypertension Association

Level 3 Epilepsy Center Accreditation - 2022-2023

National Association of Epilepsy Centers

Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and Surgical Review Corporation

Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center

Commission on Cancer, American College of Surgeons


Recognized Patient-Centered Medical Home

National Committee for Quality Assurance

  • Family Medicine: Canton, Storrs
  • Internal Medicine: East Hartford, Farmington, Simsbury, Southington, West Hartford
  • UConn Center on Aging

NICHE Member

NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders)