Partners in Progress Award


HSHS St. John’s Hospital was honored to be one of only three Illinois hospitals selected by the Illinois Hospital Association’s (IHA) Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality for an award. The hospital received one of the 2018 IHA Innovation Challenge: Partners in Progress Awards because of quality improvement projects and enhancements in care coordination.

Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award


The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association awarded HSHS St. John's Hospital its Get with the Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The hospital also received the association's Stroke Target: Honor Roll award for adherence to the latest research-based guidelines.


NOVA Award


The American Hospital Association recognized Springfield’s two nonprofit hospitals for their collaborative effort to improve community health in Enos Park, a low-income neighborhood located between the hospitals. HSHS St. John’s Hospital and Memorial Medical Center received the NOVA Award at the AHA’s Leadership Summit in San Diego, California, on July 28. The NOVA Award recognizes hospitals and health systems across the nation for their collaborative efforts toward improving community health. Launched in 2015, The Enos Park Access to Care Collaborative is a partnership between the two hospitals and SIU Medicine’s Center for Family Medicine, a federally qualified health center