Awards & Recognition

2017

  • St. Francis Cancer Treatment Center became one of 22 U.S.-accredited cancer programs to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS)

2016

  • St. Francis Cancer Treatment Center receives American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Clinical Trials Participation Award
  • Mission: Lifeline Achievement Award from American Heart Association
  • St. Francis Cancer Treatment Center receives Commission on Cancer (CoC) and American College of Surgeons (ACoS) three-year accreditation with commendation.

2015

  • Reaccreditation by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative Certification Program
  • Granted three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
  • Named one of “100 Great Community Hospitals for 2015” by Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Partner for Change recognition from Practice Greenhealth
  • Top Agency, HealthConnect at Home – 2015 HomeCare Elite™
  • Named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission
  • Awarded three-year renewal term of accreditation in general/obstetrics-gynecology/vascular ultrasound by the American College of Radiology
  • Pulmonary rehabilitation program certified by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Received “Breastfeeding Friendly Business” recognition from the Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition

2014

  • Named one of “100 Great Community Hospitals for 2014” by Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Partner Recognition recognition from Practice Greenhealth
  • Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers – The Joint Commission, in conjunction with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
  • AABB accreditation for transfusion service
  • Quality education services recognition – American Diabetes Association
  • Five-star recipient for total knee replacement – Healthgrades

2013

  • Outstanding Achievement Award – Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons­
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award (third consecutive year) – Healthgrades
  • Top five percent in the nation for outstanding patient experience – Healthgrades
  • Top 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience – WomenCertified®
  • Partner for Change recognition from Practice Greenhealth
  • Blue Distinction Center in knee and hip replacement – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Skylight Client Achievement Award
  • Partner for Change Award – Practice Greenhealth, Environmental Excellence Awards

Previous

  • AACVPR accreditation of pulmonary rehab program
  • ACR ultrasound accreditation of St. Francis/Grand Island Imaging Center
  • NAPBC accreditation of Cancer Treatment Center
  • ACR accreditation in mammography
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence – American College of Radiology
  • Three-year accreditation in stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Trauma center verification
  • Three-year certification Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) certification – American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • 2011 Outstanding Achievement Award, Cancer Treatment Center – American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
  • Blue Distinction Center in knee and hip replacement, 2011 – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Top Health System for Quality, Catholic Health Initiatives – Thompson Reuters
  • 2010 Clinical Trials Participation Award, Cancer Treatment Center – American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • 2010 Community Oncology Research Grant, Cancer Treatment Center – American Society of Clinical Oncology Cancer Foundation
  • ACR accreditation for digital mammography
  • AABB accreditation for laboratory
  • ARRA grant – National Cancer Institute (NCI) and NCI Community Cancer Centers Program
  • Neurosciences development grant – CHI Learning Effectiveness Group
  • Exceptional Award, Jodie Reeh, social work – Philips Lifeline
  • Environmental Excellence Award, 2009 – Practice Greenhealth
  • Top 100 Community Value Hospital, 2009, 2008, 2007 – Cleverly & Associates
  • American’s Promise Award, 2009
  • Partner Recognition Award, 2009 – Practice Greenhealth
  • Blue Cross Quality Award, 2008
  • 2008 HomeCare Elite, Home Care Services
  • Spirit Award for recruitment and retention, 2008 – Modern Healthcare
  • Chamber of Commerce Partners in Progress Award, 2007 – Grand Island Chamber of Commerce
  • Quality Award, 2007 – Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 2007 Excellence Through Insight Award for Overall Outpatient Satisfaction, medium hospital category – HealthStream Awards
  • 2007 Excellence Through Insight Award for Overall Outpatient Satisfaction, large hospital category – HealthStream Awards
  • Award of Excellence, 2005 Edgerton Quality Award