Awards & Distinctions

In recognition of delivering outstanding patient care, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center has received the following awards and designations: 


  • U.S. News & World Report — A Best Hospital in California; A Best Regional Hospital in the LA/Metro Area; A Top-Performing Hospital for Cancer


  • Accredited Chest Pain Center in Orange County (Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care)
  • Accredited Inpatient Diabetes Care Program in Orange County (The Joint Commission)


  • Certified pediatric ICU, one of only two hospitals in Orange County (California Children’s Services)
  • Mazor robotic spine surgery, one of four hospitals in California 


  • Accredited Cancer Program (Commission on Cancer)
  • Accredited Diabetes Programs (The Joint Commission, American Diabetes Association)
  • Accredited Primary Stroke Center (The Joint Commission)
  • Award-winning care for heart failure and stroke (American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines)
  • Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence (Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, Cigna)
  • Aetna Institute of Quality for cardiac rhythm, disease diagnosis and treatment and for total joint replacement and spine surgery
  • Blue Distinction Center for cardiac care and Blue Distinction Center for spine surgery and knee/hip replacement