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Awards and Accolades

Recognizing Clinical Care Excellence

The Penn Medicine Awards of Excellence, established in 1996, recognize faculty from the Perelman School of Medicine who exemplify the profession’s highest values of scholarship and teaching, innovation, commitment to service, leadership and dedication to patient care. This year, 18 new recipients join the over 150 faculty members who have received this award to date.

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CCH Receives HAP Achievement Awards

Each year, The Hospital Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) recognizes hospitals and health systems that enhance and refine health-care quality, delivery and cost effectiveness. Chester County Hospital received two of the 15 HAP...Full story

Penn Named National Pulmonary Hypertension Care Center

Penn Medicine has been named one of the first fully accredited Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers (PHCCs) in the country, with its Pulmonary Hypertension/Pulmonary Vascular Disease Program at Penn Presbyterian and HUP. The Pulmonary Hypert...Full story

Sixth Annual PPMC Patient Advocacy Recognition Reception

The PHI auditorium was packed last week as staff, family and friends came to honor colleagues and loved ones being recognized at the 6th Annual PPMC Patient Advocacy Recognition Reception. The UPHS Office of Patient Affairs and PPMC Patient...Full story

June 214 Presby Stars

Congratulations to Presby STAR winners for June 2014, who each received $100 and a certificate recognizing their Presby STAR efforts. David Ford - SICU Tobi Adebamowo - Nursing, 5 S Melissa Hamilton - Cardiology, 3 E Maureen McGinley - ...Full story

PM Valley Forge A LEED Facility

Penn Medicine Valley Forge has received a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design ) Silver designation. The LEED rating system is the internationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high performa...Full story

The Patient Experience…

Good Sam Seal
Carolyn Tobin, director of Support Services, received the following note of praise and gratitude for one of her employees from Bonita Ball, MSN, RN, nurse manager, 6 Schiedt, The Pavilion and Inpatient Dialysis. I am writing with high r...Full story

Congratulations to the PAH FY15 Q1 CAREs Grant Recipients!

Jennifer Egg, Abramson Cancer Center PAH, has been awarded Penn Medicine CAREs Grant funding for the continuation of the Look Good, Feel Better program. This successful support program – open to all cancer survivors in all stages – focus...Full story

Penn Accredited as One of Six National Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers

Penn Medicineis now home to one of the first fully accredited Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers (PHCCs) in the country, with its Pulmonary Hypertension/Pulmonary Vascular Disease Program at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center and the Hospit...Full story

Helping People All the Time

Service excellence, ie, going above and beyond, isn’t necessarily a huge action. Sometimes it’s someone who displayed “amazing teamwork during an emergency situation” or showed kindness to a patient: “Your compassion is unequaled.” These a...Full story

2015 MLK, Jr. Community Involvement Recognition Awards

The MLK, Jr. Community Involvement Recognition Awards are presented to five individuals (Penn/Penn Medicine faculty, staff, students and members of the broader Philadelphia community) who demonstrate significant contributions in community s...Full story

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