Elliot Health System is a non-profit organization serving your healthcare needs since 1890.

About Us


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 125 years.

2018 BOB Awards New Hampshire Business Review

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

2018 BOB Awards New Hampshire Business Review

2019 Union Leader Readers’ Choice Awards
Elliot Health Systems was voted the GOLD winner in the Medical category for Hospital, Childbirth, Cancer Care, Emergency Care, Pediatric Office, Orthopedic Office and the SILVER  winner for Cardiac Care, Doctor's Office and Physical Therapy in the 2019 Union Leader Readers’ Choice awards.

From April 21st until May 19th, the ballot was published both in print and online. Over 40,000 votes were cast this year during this four-week promotional campaign where the top New Hampshire businesses, in a wide range of categories were voted on. The Elliot Health System was recognized as the leader in multiple categories.

2018 BOB Awards New Hampshire Business Review

Best of Business 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 - 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 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Units in the state.

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

Elliot Urgent Care at River’s Edge
   - Favorite Urgent/Immediate Care Center
Maternity Center at Elliot Hospital
   - Favorite Birthing Center
Elliot Hospital
   - Favorite Hospital/Medical Center
Pediatric Health Associates
   - Favorite Pediatrician

Top Most Wired Hospitals 2019
Elliot Hospital is proud to be named one of Healthcare’s Top Wired Hospitals in the country. Hospitals & Health Networks magazine annual Most Wired hospitals show better outcomes in patient satisfaction, risk-adjusted mortality rates and other key quality measures through the use of information technology (IT), according to a new analysis. Elliot Hospital won in the Most Improved category in July 2008.

Consumer Choice Award Winner 2005, 2006, 2009 & 2010
The National Research Corporation (NRC) named Elliot Hospital a Consumer Choice Award winner three separate years for being the most preferred hospital for overall quality and image in the Manchester and Nashua service area. The Consumer Choice Awards are based on four Healthcare Market Guide Quality/Image indicators: Best Overall Quality, Best Doctors, Best Nurses, and Best Image/Reputation.

2009 Business of the Year
Elliot has been named Business NH Magazine’s 2009 Healthcare Business of the Year! Elliot is being recognized for its contributions to the healthcare industry and its strong commitment to civic involvement at all levels of the organization.

Top Hospitals in New England
The Elliot Hospital has been ranked as one of the top four hospitals in New England by RN readers of ADVANCE for Nurses Magazine. Elliot ranked 4.75 or higher (out of 5) in the following categories: quality of care, organizational culture, communication, professional development, and retention efforts.

Press Ganey Summit Award
Press Ganey Associates has named the Elliot One Day Surgery Center a Summit Award Winner for in 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009. This award is the healthcare satisfaction industry’s most coveted symbol of achievement bestowed annually in recognition of top performing facilities that sustain the highest level of customer satisfaction for three or more consecutive years.

Press Ganey Recognition Certificate for Increasing Patient Satisfaction
Press Ganey recognition certificate for increasing patient satisfaction survey scores from April-June 2009 in the following areas:
     • Elliot Surgical Day Care
     • Fitch Unit
     • Fuller Unit
     • King Unit
     • Cardiac Intermediate Care Unit (CICU)
     • Pediatrics and the Maternity Center

Partner for Change Award
Making Medicine Mercury-Free Award
CleanMed 2009 Environmental Excellence Awards

On May 19th in Chicago, at the CleanMed 2009 Environmental Excellence Awards, the global conference for healthcare’s environmental leaders, Elliot Hospital was awarded a Partner for Change Award and a Making Medicine Mercury-Free Award from Practice Green Health.

Community Value Index™
Elliot Hospital has been named to the Community Value Index™ (CVI) Five-Star hospitals list by Cleverly & Associates. Hospitals are evaluated on three areas: Financial viability and plant reinvestment, cost structure and charge structure. The combined performance in each area is the Community Value Index™ score. Those hospitals with scores in the top twenty percent are designated as “Five-Star” facilities. A subset of this group is the “Top 100” which contains the highest scoring facilities in the country.

Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
Elliot Health System is proud to be one of only two facilities in New Hampshire to be named a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. Organizations who have earned this distinction have demonstrated excellence in breast imaging by successfully achieving accreditation in Mammography, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, Breast Ultrasound and Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy.

Best Company to Work for in New Hampshire Semifinalist 2006 & 2007
Elliot Health System has been named a semifinalist in Business New Hampshire Magazine’s annual contest in both 2006 and 2007. We are honored to be recognized for providing generous medical and supplemental benefits such as on-site daycare, vacation packages, work-life balance and more.

Licensed Plus Status
Licensed Plus is a quality rating system through the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services that recognizes New Hampshire child care programs for efforts to improve the quality of care for young children and rewards programs that strive to improve their practices and staff qualifications. It also allows families to identify programs with higher quality. Levels build from a foundation of minimum standards for licensing to full national accreditation. The Elliot Employee Child Care Center has proudly achieved and maintained Licensed Plus status from the time it was developed and implemented. VNA Childcare and Family Resource Center also has achieved Licensed Plus status.


DNV-GL Healthcare Accreditation

The Elliot Regional Cancer Center received “three year approval with commendation” from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons

Elliot Hospital is the first in Southern New Hampshire to receive Accreditation as a Bariatric MBSAQIP Accredited Comprehensive Center from the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network

Point of Care DNV-GL Healthcare Accreditation

American Association of Blood Banks Accredited

Home Medical Equipment received a renewal of their State of New Hampshire Department of Health & Human Service Home Healthcare provider license.

College of American Pathologists Accreditation