Awards and Accreditations

Awards and Accreditations

Elliot Health System is proud to be recognized for providing the highest quality of healthcare, a commitment we’ve made to our patients for over 130 years.

Orthopedic & Spine Care Syracuse, New York (NY), St. Joseph's Health

DNV Healthcare USA Inc. Orthopaedic Center of Excellence Designation  
Orthopaedic Center of Excellence designation affirms an organization’s excellence in the provision of diagnostic services, surgical services, and therapies related to orthopaedic care. The DNV Orthopaedic Center of Excellence designation is obtained by achieving certification in at least three (3) orthopaedic service line programs based on requirements set forth by DNV and informed by the guidelines of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

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DNV GL Healthcare Accreditation

DNV has provided quality-driven accreditation and clinical excellence certifications to hospitals nationwide since 2008 and is approved by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid.

American College of Radiology Accreditation
The ACR gold seal of accreditation represents the highest level of image quality and patient safety. Our facility and staff have gone through a comprehensive review to earn accreditation status by the American College of Radiology (ACR), the largest and oldest imaging accrediting body in the United States.  We currently hold ACR accreditation in the following modalities: Breast MRI & Ultrasound, Computed Tomography (CT), Mammography, MRI, Nuclear Medicine & PET, Radiation Oncology, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, and Ultrasound.  We are also a Designated Center of Excellence in Breast Imaging and in Lung Cancer Screening. 


Get With The Guidelines® -Resuscitation - Silver
We’re proud to be recognized by the American Heart Association for our active involvement in Get With The Guidelines® -Resuscitation.


2023 Union Leader Readers’ Choice Awards
Elliot Health System announces that Elliot Hospital was voted as a leader in six medical categories from the Union Leader Readers’ Choice Awards. Elliot Hospital was voted the Silver winner for Cardiac Care, Childbirth Facility, Emergency Care, Hospital, Physical Therapy Center and Urgent Care Facility. Voters have now selected Elliot Hospital as a leader in this annual campaign from the Union Leader for multiple years.


Best of Business 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 & 2021 - New Hampshire Business Review
The cornerstone of the Elliot Health System – the largest provider of comprehensive health care services in southern New Hampshire – is Elliot Hospital, a 296-bed acute care facility in Manchester. Established in 1890, the hospital offers surrounding communities caring, compassionate and professional patient service regardless of race, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, marital status, sexual preference, or ability to pay. The hospital is greater Manchester’s designated trauma center, and is also home to a cancer center, urology center, and has one of only three Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Units in the state.


Family Favorite 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020
Elliot Heath System has been selected by the readers of Parenting New Hampshire as a “Family Favorite” award recipient for the categories of:

Elliot Hospital

  • Favorite Hospital/Medical Center

Elliot Urgent Care at River’s Edge

  • Favorite Urgent/Immediate Care Center

Elliot Orthodontics

  • Favorite Orthodontist

Elliot Hospital receives A rating 

Elliot Hospital has received an “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in its Spring 2024 ratings. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade was created and is administered by The Leapfrog Group, a national leader and advocate in hospital transparency.

ACR Designated Comprehensive Breast Imaging Center Seal

ACR Designated Comprehensive Breast Imaging Center 
Elliot Health System is proud to be named an American College of Radiology Designated Comprehensive Breast Imaging Center. Organizations who have earned this distinction have demonstrated excellence in breast imaging by successfully achieving accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound, ultrasound-guided breast biopsy and MRI accreditation in the breast module.

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ACHC Accreditation for High Standards and Commitment to Excellence in Specialty Pharmacy Services
Elliot Health System is pleased to announce a new accreditation from Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for the quality of its specialty pharmacy services. Elliot Pharmacy at River’s Edge provides specialty pharmacy services in partnership with Shields Health Solutions, to our community and patients. Medication, education and support for chronic health conditions in the areas of rheumatology, gastroenterology, neurology, pulmonology, oncology, endocrinology and family medicine are provided. Elliot Pharmacy at River’s Edge is now shipping more than 10 specialty medications each day to patients in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.