Awards & Designations

Awards & Designations



  • Accredited by The Joint Commission, the internationally recognized symbol of healthcare quality. (All hospitals)
  • Gold Seal of Approval™ by The Joint Commission for hip and knee replacement surgery and Primary Stroke Center (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital)
  • Five-star award for overall quality of care from the Professional Research Corporation for endoscopy services and outpatient surgery (Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital), and The Birthplace (Carilion New River Valley Medical Center)
  • Carilion Clinic Family Medicine Practices - Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home from the National Committee for Quality Assurance
  • "Blue Centers for Bariatric Surgery" certification by Blue Cross Blue Shield


  • Top 10 Hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital)
  • Consumer Choice No. 1 by National Research Corporation (ninth consecutive year, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital)
  • Magnet by American Nurses Credentialing Center (third certification, Roanoke campus including Carilion Roanoke Memorial and Carilion Roanoke Community hospitals)
  • Top 100 Most Integrated Healthcare Network in the United States (by SDI Health as published in Modern Healthcare)
  • Beacon Award for Excellence in coronary critical care and neurotrauma ICU by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital)
  • Top 101 Hospital for Orthopaedic Care by Becker's Hospital Review (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital)
  • Top 100 for hip and knee replacement by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital)
  • HomeCare Elite™ award by National Research Corporation and DecisionHealth for top 25 percent of home care providers nationally (Carilion Clinic Home Care in Roanoke and Franklin County)
  • Community Benefit Award, Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (2012)


  • ACE™ accreditation for cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital)
  • Top 100 Performance Improvement Leader Award from Thomson Reuters (Carilion New River Valley Medical Center)
  • Stage 6 EMR recognition by Health Information Management Systems Society
  • "Most Wired" and "Most Wireless" by Hospitals & Health Networks (four consecutive years)
  • Top 20 list of Most Beautiful Hospitals - Soliant Hospital (CRMH)
  • 100 Great Community Hospitals by Becker's Hospital Review (Carilion Giles Community Hospital)
  • Training Top 125 Award from Training magazine (HR Training & Development)
  • Leadership Excellence's Top 100 Leadership Development Programs (HR Training & Development)
  • CUBIC Award for Best Overall Corporate University (HR Training & Development)
  • American Society for Training and Development's Excellence in Practice Citation (HR Training & Development)