Awards & Distinctions

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

  • U.S. News and World Report – High Performing Hospital in Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Diabetes, Kidney Failure, Stroke, COPD, Pneumonia
  • Fully accredited by The Joint Commission

Specialized

  • Emergency Care
    • Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) Lantern Award 2020-2023 – Recognition for an exemplary Emergency Department
    • Orange County Emergency Medical Services Designated Cardiovascular (STEMI) Receiving Center and Stroke Neurosurgical Receiving Center
  • Stroke Care
    • The Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center
    • The Joint Commission Certified Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center – Third in California
    • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association 2022 Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Silver Plus Achievement Award and Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite
  • Pediatric Care
    • California Children’s Services Certified Pediatric Unit and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit – One of only two hospitals in Orange County
  • Neonatal Care
    • California Children’s Services Certified Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    • Baby-Friendly Designated Hospital
  • Weight Loss Surgery
    • American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery – Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Accredited – Comprehensive with Adolescent Center
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center + Comprehensive Center Designation
    • Optum Clinical Sciences Institute Bariatric Center of Excellence Designation
  • Diabetes Care
    • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association 2022 Get With The Guidelines – Silver Plus Achievement Award and Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll