Awards & Distinctions

Dedicated to Providing You with Exceptional Care

Valley Baptist Health System is focused on quality improvement and clinical excellence. We’re proud to be recognized as a health care leader on a national level and by our local community through achievements such as those listed below. We believe these awards and distinctions exemplify our dedication to providing you and your family with exceptional care.

Valley Baptist Medical Center—Harlingen Awards

  • Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus and Target Honor Role for stroke care from the American Heart Association for quick action in treating stroke patients with lifesaving medications
VB_HGN_Stroke_GoldPlus_2016_Award_NoDisclaimer
  • “Best Hospital,” “Best Rehabilitation Services” and “Best Diet Center” in 2015 from readers of the Valley Morning Star newspaper
VMS_ReadersChoice
  • Award winning regional recognition for knee and hip replacement and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) treatment from U.S. News & World Report
high-performing-indicator-copd
  • Gold Seal of Approval™ for knee and hip replacement from The Joint Commission
JCAO
  • Diabetes Education Center Certified by the American Diabetes Association
ADA_Logo

Valley Baptist Medical Center—Brownsville Awards

  • Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus and Target Stroke Elite Plus Award for stroke care from the American Heart Association for quick action in treating stroke patients with lifesaving medications
VB_BRO_Stroke_GoldPlus_2016_Award_NoDisclaimer
  • Leapfrog, a nonprofit healthcare transparency advocate, ranked Valley Baptist Medical Center-Brownsville with an overall “A” for hospital safety and quality in its latest nationwide survey, the only hospital in the Valley to achieve this high ranking (May 2016)
A-grade3-CMYK
  • “Best Hospital” and “Best Emergency Room in Brownsville,”  “Best Diet Center,” 2015 Reader’s Choice Awards from readers of the Brownsville Herald newspaper
ReadersChoice_BRO
  • Award winning regional recognition for heart failure and COPD treatment from U.S. News & World Report
US News_GC(TX)_regional_COPD_heart
  • Diabetes Education Center Certified by the American Diabetes Association
ADA_Logo
  • Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation from the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
MBSAQIP - Seal