Awards and Honors :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Awards and Honors

US News Honor Roll 2017-18

Nationwide Children’s has once again made the U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospital Honor Roll, a distinction awarded to only 10 children’s centers in the U.S. This is the seventh consecutive year Nationwide Children’s has been ranked in all specialties, including six specialties in the top 10. Read more.

Nationwide Children's Hospital was ranked as one of the 10 Best Children's Hospitals by Parents Magazine in 2013. To learn more about this award, as well as what our individual service lines ranked, read our news release.

ANCC Magnet Recognition Logo

Nationwide Children’s is proud to be one of 2 percent of hospitals re-designated as a Magnet™ organization. Learn more about this important recognition.

Best Doctors Logo

Meet who have been voted to be among the "Best Doctors In America."

Children's Hospital Association

Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Zero Hero patient safety program was awarded honorable mention among the 44 children’s hospitals entered in the Children’s Hospital Association (formerly NACHRI and CHCA) 2012 RACE for Results award program.

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Human Research Protection Program


Nationwide Children’s Hospital has received full accreditation as an organization that demonstrates and emphasizes clinical study participant safeguards that surpass state and federal requirements.

Web Health Awards Winner Badge

2015 Web Health Awards:

- Gold award for Living with Leukemia: Lauren Fights Childhood Cancer

- Bronze award for 700 Children's Blog

-Bronze award for PediaCast

- Bronze award for Instagram

-Bronze award for Facebook

-Merit award for PediaCast CME

-Merit award for Youtube

-Merit award for Twitter

-Merit award for myChildren's app

Healthy Ohio Gold Award 2015



2015 Healthy Ohio Healthy Workplace Gold Award Winner


    American Heart Association - Fit Friendly Workplace Award
Nationwide Children’s shows their dedication to healthy living through promoting exercise and eating right in the workplace

2015 online information session won a Gold MarCom Award

2015 E-healthcare Leadership Awards

Gold- Mobile Communications 

Gold-Patient Safety Communication


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