Though our greatest achievements are grounded in the individual triumphs of our dedicated patients, the following distinctions are another point of pride for those that made them possible.
System Magnet® Designation
Main Line Health has received System Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), 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.
Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem 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 Healthsystem 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.
Joint Commission “Gold Seal of Approval”
CARF International Three-Year Accreditation
Consumers, their families, and the public look for CARF accreditation as assurance that providers strive to offer the highest quality services. CARF International is an independent, accrediting body of health and human services. CARF-accredited service providers have applied CARF's comprehensive set of standards for quality to their business and service delivery practices. This means that they have demonstrated conformance to proven standards for business practices and are committed to continuous quality improvement. Each provider’s commitment to excellence is periodically evaluated on site and reconfirmed annually.
Bryn Mawr Rehab hospital received accreditation for the following inpatient rehabilitation programs: Hospital (Adults); Amputation Specialty Program (Adults); Brain Injury Specialty Program (Adults, Children, Adolescents); Spinal Cord System of Care (Adults); Stroke Specialty Program (Adults) Interdisciplinary Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Programs: Brain Injury Specialty Program (Adults, Children Adolescents); Spinal Cord System of Care (Adults).