Awards & Accreditations

American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) Accredited: Occurring in the first year of eligibility, South County Health Radiation Therapy is one of only approximately 300 practices nationwide to receive this prestigious accreditation.

Baby-Friendly Accredited: South County Hospital was the first hospital in RI to be designated Baby-Friendly in 2000, and has received re-designation for five-years as recently as 2023. This mark of excellence encourages and recognizes hospitals and birthing centers that offer an optimal level of care for infant feeding and mother/baby bonding.

Blue Distinction Center+ for Hip and Knee Replacement: Recognizes hospitals for their expertise and efficiency in delivering specialty care.

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS)

Commission on Cancer Accredited: Designates hospitals whose performance meets or exceeds nationally recognized measures of quality in cancer care.

Healthgrades: Outstanding Patient Experience and Pulmonary Care Award.

Joint Commission Accredited: Designates hospitals that meet or exceed standards that promote safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.

Press Ganey: Reaffirmed 2023 Press Ganey Pinnacle and Guardian of Excellence Awards, placing in the top 5% of hospitals nationally for patient satisfaction for the fifth consecutive year.