Awards and Honors

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Gritman Staff Noted for Responsiveness

Gritman Medical Center has been listed as one of the seven best hospitals in Idaho for staff responsiveness by Becker’s Hospital Review. Becker’s compiled the list by reviewing Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Nationwide, a total of 530 hospitals achieved this honor.

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A Gold-Certified Safe Sleep Champion

The National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program was created by Cribs for Kids and is endorsed by leading health and safety organizations. Its goal is to award recognition to hospitals that demonstrate a commitment to community leadership for best practices and education in infant sleep safety. By becoming certified, a hospital demonstrates that it is committed to the mission of making babies as safe as possible in their sleep environments.

For more information on the Cribs for Kids® National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification program visit cribsforkids.org/safesleephospitalcertification.

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Gritman’s Nurses Noted for Communication

Gritman Medical Center has been listed as one of the four best hospitals in Idaho for nurse communication by Becker’s Hospital Review. Becker’s compiled the list by reviewing Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Nationwide, a total of 364 hospitals achieved this honor.

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The Joint Commission

Gritman has been ranked as one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the country by The Joint Commission, which recognizes us with its Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation. Our laboratory, sleep center and clinics are also nationally accredited.

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Top Female Hospital CEOs To Know

Gritman President and CEO Kara Besst was honored in 2023 as among Becker’s Hospital Review’s Top Female Hospital CEOs to Know for her commitment to exceptional health care in our community.

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Idaho Statesman’s 2023 Idaho Top 100

Our hospital and clinic network ranked as No. 44 in the Idaho Statesman’s 2023 Idaho Top 100 listing of the top private businesses throughout the state. Gritman debuted on the list at No. 48 in 2020.

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