Awards & Accolades

At St. James Parish Hospital success is earned as a result of following our mission to offer patients excellent, quality and compassionate care. We are most proud of continually earning the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for our hospital and laboratory because this high honor is testament to the quality of care our patients receive.

In addition to accreditation, in the process of treating patients, marketing our services and supporting our community, St. James Parish Hospital has been recognized for several impressive accomplishments.

     

2017

  • 2017 Hurst Gold Standard of Nursing 
  • Two Gold Aster National Marketing Awards 
  • Bronze Aster National Marketing Award 
     

2016

  • CEO Mary Ellen Pratt Recognized by Becker Hospital Review as a "Top 50 Rural Hospital CEO to Know"
  • 2016 Louisiana Life Top Ranked Hospital 
  • Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™
  • Bronze Avatar Innovation Award
  • Bronze Aster National Marketing Award 
  • Gold Aster National Marketing Award (Best of Category Entry)
  • Relay for Life / American Cancer Society Platinum Fundraising Team 

2015

  • iVantage Performance Leadership Award 2015 (Excellence in Patient Perspectives and Financial Strength) 
  • Six Louisiana Hospital Association Pelican Marketing Awards
  • August 2015 Studer Group® Healthcare Organization of the Month 
  • CMS 5-Star Quality Rating (1 of only 3 full-service hospitals in the state to earn this distinction)
  • CEO Mary Ellen Pratt Recognized by Becker Hospital Review as a "Top 50 Rural Hospital CEO to Know"
  • Louisiana Life "Patient's Pick" 
  • Gold Aster National Marketing Award 
  • Bronze Aster National Marketing Award 
  • 2015 Studer Group Healthcare Organization of the Month Winner
  • Relay for Life / American Cancer Society Platinum Fundraising Team 

2014

  • Studer Group Excellence in Patient Care Award for HCAHPS
  • Avatar Best in Class Employer
  • Louisiana Life Top Hospital
  • Gold Aster National Marketing Award for 2013 Community Benefit Report
  • Seven Louisiana Hospital Association Pelican Marketing Awards
  • Best of Show LHA Pelican Marketing Award
  • Michael Gary, RN, awarded as LHA Geaux Lite Community Weight-Loss Winner
  • Relay for Life Event Cook-Off Winner

2013

  • Featured as “Economic Contributor” by the American Hospital Association
  • Scott D’Antonio, RPh, Selected as Louisiana Pharmacist of the Year
  • Four Louisiana Hospital Association Pelican Marketing Awards
  • Certificate of Merit Louisiana Hospital Association Marketing Award
  • 2013 Louisiana Life Top Hospital

2012

  • Ranked 2nd in Revenue Class by Quorum Health Resources
  • iVantage HealthStrong™ Award for Excellence in Patient Satisfaction
  • Three Louisiana Hospital Association Pelican Marketing Awards
  • LHA Best of Show Pelican Marketing Award
  • CEO Mary Ellen Pratt selected as River Region Chamber Leader of the Year
  • Michael Gary, RN, selected as  a Louisiana Top 100 Nurse
  • Contina Ledoux-Brumfield, RN, awarded as LA State Emergency Nurses’ Association Patient Champion