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Our facilities have achieved the following accreditations, recognitions, and awards:

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Certified Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program

American College of Radiology

Accreditation Programs

  • CT
  • Mammography
  • MRI
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Ultrasound

American College of Surgeons

Commission on Cancer

Level II Trauma Center

American College of Surgeons and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program

Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center 

Accredited as a Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)



American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

2018 Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite

2018 Mission: Lifeline® - NSTEMI - Silver Achievement Award

Becker's Hospital Review

100 Great Hospitals in America 2019

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Distinction® Center +

  • Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center
  • Cardiac Care
  • Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Spine Surgery

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Top Ten for Lowest Readmission Rates

Transitional Care Unit Five-Star Rating

Four-Star Acute Care Hospital

DNV GL Healthcare

First and Only Primary Plus Stroke Center Certification in the Region

Healthgrades Quality Awards

Immunization Action Coalition

Influenza Vaccination Honor Roll

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade 

Grade B

LifeSource National Hospital Organ Donation Campaign

Platinum Recognition Award

North Dakota Department of Health

Designated ND Primary Stroke Center

The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval

Accreditation Programs

  • Hospital
  • Laboratory
  • Home Care

Advanced Certification Programs

  • First Advanced Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement in ND
  • First Primary Stroke Center in ND

U.S. News & World Report Best Hospital

2018-19 Best Hospital in North Dakota
High Performing Specialties

  • Geriatrics
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology

High Performing Procedures/Conditions

  • Heart Failure
  • Hip Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Replacement Surgery