Journey to Excellence

Schneck has a mission to improve the health of our communities. What does quality mean to us? It means we strive for efficient, safe care for all of our patients. Using our Patient First culture we treat each patient like a member of our own family. The awards and recognition aren't about winning an award, Schneck uses them to validate and compare our processes with the nation’s best hospitals. Wouldn’t you want that for your family?

Schneck Medical Center Awards

Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
National Institute of Standards & Technology

Won: 2011

Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence

Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence
American Nurses Credentialing Center

Awarded: 2006, 2011, 2016

Quest for Quality

Quest for Quality
American Hospital Association

Citation of Merit: 2015
The Joint Commission, National Quality Approval Award
Top Performer on Key Quality Measures–Pneumonia, Surgical Care, and Immunization
Gold Seal of Approval–Hip and Knee Replacement Programs
The Joint Commission

Awarded: 2015
Blue Distinction Center+ Designation, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Distinction Center+ Designation
Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Awarded: 2016

#1 Most Nurse-Friendly Hospital, TOP RN to BSN

#1 Most Nurse-Friendly Hospital
Top RN to BSN

Recognized: 2014-2019
Guardian of Excellence Award
Guardian of Excellence Award
for Patient Satisfaction
Press Ganey

Awarded: 2013


Excellence in Engagement Award: 2013

Workplace of the Year: 2016, 2017

The Advisory Board Company
Top 100 Great Hospitals: 2012, 2013
Top 100 Great Community Hospitals: 2013, 2017
Rural Hospital CEOs to Know - Warren Forgey, President/CEO: 2016 - 2019
101 CMOs to Know: 2014, 2017, 2018
Top 100 Great Places to Work in Healthcare: 2013, 2015
Becker's Hospital Review
Five Star Rating for Quality:
Five Star Rating for Quality:
Hospital Compare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Awarded: 2016-2017
Additional Awards
and Accolades
  • PRISM Award, Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses and Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board
  • Beacon Award for Excellence - Gold and Silver Levels, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • NICHE Designation - Exemplar Status, Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders Program
  • Acute Stroke Ready Hospital Advance Disease-Specific Care Certification, The Joint Commission
  • Baby Friendly Hospital, World Health Organization and UNICEF
  • Clinical Excellence Award - Pneumonia Care, VHA
  • Commission on Cancer Commendation and Outstanding Achievement Award, American College of Surgeons
  • Outstanding Contributions to Cancer Control Award, Indiana Cancer Consortium
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, American College of Radiology
  • MRI Accreditation, American College of Radiology
  • Mammography Accreditation, American College of Radiology
  • Nuclear Medicine Accreditation, American College of Radiology
  • Home Care Elite Top Agency, OCS Home Care
  • Home Health Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Provider and Systems Honors, Deyta
  • Quality Respiratory Care Recognition, American Association for Respiratory Care