Awards and Recognition 2017

February, 2017

Inspira Health Network has been recognized as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for 10 consecutive years for helping employees eat better and move more.






Inspira Hospitals Nationally Recognized for Patient Safety Leap Frog
April, 2017

National recognition for patient safety has once again been awarded to the Inspira Health Network Elmer, Vineland and Woodbury medical centers.






Beacon Award for Excellence
June, 2017

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) has honored our critical care units with numerous Beacon Awards for Excellence. All eight of the ICUs and Step-down units at Inspira Vineland and Elmer are proud Beacon Award units.






Inspira Medical Center Woodbury Earns National Accreditation with Commendation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons
June, 2017

The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality  program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), has granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the cancer program at Inspira Medical Center Woodbury. Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation is only awarded to a facility that exceeds standard requirements at the time of its survey. 






Inspira Health Network Honored with Three Healthcare Heroes Awards
June, 2017

NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes Awards program honors individuals and organizations that are making a significant impact on the quality of healthcare in New Jersey. Inspira Health Network received an organization-level Innovation Award. Inspira employees who received honors include Jody Beach (Education Hero) and Gail Fiske (Volunteer of the Year).






Inspira Medical Center Elmer Receives National the Women’s Choice Award® for Orthopedics
July, 2017

By earning the Women’s Choice Award seal, Inspira Medical Center Elmer has joined an elite network of hospitals committed to a global mission to empower women to make informed health care choices for them and their families. 






Inspira Medical Center Elmer Receives Baby-Friendly® Certification
July, 2017

The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI), a global program to encourage the broad-scale implementation of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding and the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes. Baby-Friendly USA, Inc. is the accrediting body for the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative in the United States.






Most Wired®
July, 2017

Inspira Health Network has once again been named Most Wired® as measured by the American Hospital Association’s Annual Health Care’s Most Wired survey. The survey highlights hospitals that integrate new technology that benefits their patients.






John DiAngelo Recognized on Power 50 List
July, 2017

Inspira President John DiAngelo has been recognized by South Jersey Biz as a top business figure in the 2017 Power 50 list.




Who's Who in Health Care
July, 2017

Inspira's Todd Way, Executive Vice President of Operations, and John Catalano, M.D., F.A.A.O.S., were recognized as "Who's Who in Health Care" by South Jersey Biz.










Inspira Medical Centers Receive National Recognitions for Cardiac and Stroke Care


Honors in five categories of the American Heart Association's 'Get With The Guidelines' include: Stroke Gold Plus Award (Elmer and Vineland), STEMI Receiving Center Bronze (Woodbury), Get with the Guidelines - Resuscitation GoldPlatinum Performance Achievement Award Action.




U.S. News & World Report of "High Performing Hospitals"


Inspira Medical Center Elmer is rated High Performing in COPD, Heart Failure and Total Knee Replacement and regionally ranked in the top 24 hospitals in NJ. Inspira Medical Center Vineland is rated High Performing in COPD, Heart Failure, Colon Cancer and Total Knee Replacement. Inspira Vineland is regionally ranked in the top 24 hospitals in NJ. Inspira Medical Center Woodbury is rated High Performing in Heart Failure.




Best of Salem County in Healthcare Category
October, 2017

Local consumers chose their favorite businesses in the 2017 Best of Salem County competition, recognizing Inspira as the best hospital.




Fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade All three of Inspira Health Network’s medical centers have received A’s
October, 2017

Inspira Medical Centers Elmer, Vineland and Woodbury received an “A” rating in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. We’re proud of our commitment to keeping patients safe and meeting the highest safety standards in the U.S.






CEO Cancer Gold StandardTM
October, 2017

The CEO Roundtable on Cancer has accredited Inspira Health Network with the CEO Cancer Gold StandardTM, recognizing its efforts to reduce the risk of cancer for its employees and their covered family members.




Leapfrog Top Teaching Hospital
December, 2017

Inspira Medical Center Vineland has been recognized by The Leapfrog Group as a Top Teaching Hospital. Widely recognized as one of the most competitive hospital distinctions in the U.S., this honor further validates Inspira’s excellence in patient safety, quality and overall experience.