Honors and Awards
Main Line Health is committed to the highest standards of patient care, education and research. Our commitment has been recognized by our peers and by others throughout the Delaware Valley and across the nation.
System Magnet® designation
The American Nurses Credential Center (ANCC) has awarded Main Line Health System Magnet® designation, the nation's highest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care, which has been awarded to only seven percent of hospitals and 22 health systems in the nation.
Among the region's best
U.S. News & World Report has released its 2021–2022 Best Hospital rankings, and once more, Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital have been recognized among the very best.
The gold seal of approval for quality
The Joint Commission awards hospitals based on a number of key quality indicators, including patient care and organizational standards related to providing high-quality, safe, patient-centered care. Main Line Health's four acute care hospitals have all been recognized by The Joint Commission for patient care and services.
Nurses Improving Care for Health System Elders designation
Main Line Health hospitals, including Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital, Riddle Hospital and Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, have all received NICHE designation. The NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Health System Elders) designation indicates an organization’s commitment to elder care excellence by stimulating senior focused-transformation in the culture of health care facilities and achieving patient-centered care for older adults.
Main Line Health recognized by Human Rights Campaign as a top performer
Human Rights Campaign Healthcare Equality Index is the national LGBTQ+ benchmarking tool that evaluates healthcare facilities policies and practices related to the equity and inclusion of their LGBTQ patients, visitors and employees. The HEI 2020 evaluates more that 1,700 healthcare facilities nationwide.
Human Rights Campaign recognizes the health care facilitates that participate in the HEI for their dedication and commitment to LGBTQ inclusion.