Awards and Recognitions

Awards and Recognitions

North Ottawa takes great pride in the care of our patients and we have proven it. Below are just some of our awards and recognitions so you know you are in safe hands.


2013 Ortho Award

2013 Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ 


2013 Joint Replacement Excellence

2013 Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ 


2012 HG EMS

 2012 Top 5% Nationwide Emergency Medicine


2012 HG PTS

 2012 Top 5% Nationwide Outstanding Patient Experience




 2010 Best in Value™
Quality, Affordability, Efficiency & Satisfaction (ranked #130th nationally)
2010 Best in Value™
Superior Quality Merit Award
2010 Hospital Value Index™
Best in State (ranked #10 in Michigan)



 DNV’s NIAHOSM service is the first new federally-approved accreditation program in more than 30 years, and offers North Ottawa Community Hospital the opportunity to simultaneously satisfy its Medicare accreditation requirements and implement the ISO 9001 Quality Management System


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North Ottawa Community Hospital’s Ambulance Service has received a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services for its compliance with national standards of excellence. North Ottawa Community Hospital’s Ambulance Service became the 120th ambulance service in the country to successfully be accredited.


North Ottawa Community Hospital has received MPRO’s 2007 Governor’s Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting. North Ottawa Community Hospital received the accolade for improving patient care in the following categories: Appropriate Care Measure, Surgical Care Improvement, and Emergency Department. In addition North Ottawa Community Hospital also received the Governor’s Recognition of Excellence for being a top performer.