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Conemaugh Health System and its members have earned national, regional and local recognition for their expertise, innovation and commitment to quality and patient care.

Five-Star Recognition
In 2011, HealthGrades, the nation’s leading independent health care ratings organization, awarded five-star “Distinguished Hospital” recognition to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in cardiac, general surgery, orthopedic, maternity, pulmonary and vascular care. This places Memorial among the top five percent of hospitals in the United States in these areas.

Blue Distinction
Other noteworthy achievements include the prestigious Blue Distinction designation from Highmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield in spine surgery, knee and hip surgery and heart care. Memorial has also earned recognition from the Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center - a title recognized nationally as the Gold Seal of Approval™ in health care.

Comparison Data
As a health care consumer, you have the right to know how the hospitals of Conemaugh Health System compare to similar organizations. These objective, third-party web sites can help you learn more about our patient outcomes and give you perspectives on overall patient experiences.

    External Data- Click on a link below
        Joint Commission
        Institute for Health Care Improvement
        CMS Medicare Hospital Compare

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center voluntarily submits data for public reporting on the CMS Hospital Compare site. This information helps you, your health care provider, family, and friends compare the quality of care provided in the hospitals that agree to submit data on the quality of certain services we provide for certain conditions. This quality information not only helps you make good decisions about your health care, but also encourages hospitals to improve the quality of health care we provide.

Performance Excellence
Performance excellence involves benchmarking best practices and we want you to know how we measure up. We encourage you to explore these links below so that you can make the best, most informed decision for you and your family.