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  • Awards and Recognition 2004

    Us Department of HealthThe US Department of Health and Human Services Awards Rhode Island Hospital
    Rhode Island Hospital was awarded by The US Department of Health and Human Services for its consistent high rate of organ donation for three quarters of 2005, scoring 69 percent. One of only nine hospitals nationwide that scored between 65 percent and 75 percent in successful organ donations.

    AHACircle of Life Award
    The Medical Intensive Care Unit at Rhode Island Hospital was the honoree of Cirle of Life Award given by the American Hospital Association. One of only ten organizations from across the country were honored by this award.

    AACNExcellence in Caring Award
    The Rhode Island Hospital trauma intensive care unit staff received the Excellence in Caring Award from the National Teaching Institute of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses for the hospital's commitment to nursing excellence.

    SolucientTop Performance Improvement Leader by Solucient
    Featured in Modern Healthcare, Rhode Island Hospital was named as one of the nation's top performance leader hospitals by Solucient.

    Cardiac Center of Excellence
    Rhode Island Hospital was awarded the distinction of Cardiac Center of Excellence for the New England community by United Healthcare. Our hospital was recognized as a leader in providing cardiac services for United Healthcare enrollees.

    Center of Excellence for Kidney Transplantation
    Our transplant program met the criteria required to continue as a Center of Excellence for kidney transplantation from Tufts Health Plan. This is a testament to the dedicated staff who coordinate our program.

    Emergency Department Amoung the Busiest in the Country
    Modern Healthcare ranked Rhode Island Hospital as the 23rd busiest emergency departments in the country.

    Past Awards