Awards and Honors 

Mount Sinai’s team of health care professionals has earned many prestigious awards through its commitment to excellence in patient care. These awards include:

  • Ranked 14th on U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll in the “America’s Best Hospitals” issue, 2012-2013

  • Best Doctors, New York Magazine names 129 Mount Sinai physicians to its annual list, 2012

  • Kravis Children’s Hospital ranked by U.S. News & World Report’s in the “Best Children’s Hospitals” issue for Gastroenterology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Urology, Cancer, Nephrology and Pulmonology, 2012-13

  • Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, named a “Legend of Cardiovascular Medicine” by the American College of Cardiology (2012)

  • Highest safety rating from New York State for Mount Sinai Heart’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab (2012)

  • Ranked 16th on U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll in the “America’s Best Hospitals” issue, 2011-2012.

  • Top 20 Hospitals in America, U.S. News & World Report “America’s Best Hospitals” issue, 2009-2010

  • Magnet Award in Nursing, the highest level of recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (2009-2013)

  • Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval

  • Primary Stroke Center Advanced Certification, Joint Commission and NY State Department of Health

  • Ventricular Assist Device Advanced Certification, Joint Commission 

  • Bariatric Center of Excellence - Designated by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)