Saint Vincent Hospital Awards and Recognitions

Saint Vincent Hospital, part of Allegheny Health Network (AHN), is conveniently located in Erie, PA. We provide comprehensive, high-quality health care, close to home. Our expansion and ongoing renovations strengthen our tradition of excellent and transformative health care. Our recent awards and recognitions include:

High-quality medical care and patient safety

Certified specialty care

  • Accredited by the Commission on Cancer.
  • Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) accredited Center of Excellence in Urology.4
  • AHN Saint Vincent was certified as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission.5
  • Recipient of the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure Achievement Awards Gold Plus and the AHA Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.6
  • Nearly all of AHN Saint Vincent’s primary care practices are recognized as Patient-Centered Medical Homes by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons rated AHN Saint Vincent 3 stars (highest level) for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgery.7

Blue Distinction℠ Center+ recognitions

A Blue Distinction℠ Center+ is a health care facility with providers recognized for their expertise and efficiency in delivering specialty care.8 Saint Vincent Hospital has received this distinction for:

Locally recognized by Erie area residents

For the eighth year in a row, Saint Vincent Hospital was voted Erie’s Choice for Best Hospital by the readers of the Erie Times News for 2023 (go to: 2023 Erie’s Choice Best Hospital Award and click Hospitals/Medical Center in left side links)

Download the Saint Vincent Hospital Fast Facts brochure to learn more about our services and achievements.

Contact us

Call (814) CONNECT, (814) 266-6328, or request an appointment with a specialist at Saint Vincent Hospital.

Find us

Saint Vincent Hospital
232 West 25th Street
Erie, PA 16544

(814) 452-5000


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