Awards and Distinctions
Lantern Award: Suburban Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED) won the coveted 2018 Lantern Award™ from the Emergency Nurses Association. The award recognizes emergency departments that exemplify exceptional practice and innovative performance in the core areas of leadership, practice, education, advocacy and research.
Beacon Award: Suburban’s Intensive Care Unit received a bronze Beacon Award from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) in 2018 for improving every facet of patient care. In 2019, the Progressive Care Unit received a silver Beacon Award from AACN for its exceptional patient care.
CNOR Strong Designation: Since April 2017, Suburban Hospital's Operating Room has been designated as CNOR Strong for its commitment to certification in operating room nursing. This professional accomplishment demonstrates a facility-wide commitment to peri-operative excellence and outstanding patient care.
Platinum Hermes Creative Award – 2017 Sondra D. Bender Nursing Report
2018 Nurses and Techs of the Year - Outstanding nurses and patient care techs from each unit are recognized during the annual Nurse’s Week celebration.
2017 Donation Champion, Washington Regional Transplant Consortium
2017 and 2016 Johns Hopkins Medicine Clinical Award for Clinical Collaboration and Teamwork
Gold MarCom Award, Silver Hermes Creative Award- 2016 Sondra D. Bender Nursing Report
2017 Circle of Excellence Award - Greater Washington Area Chapter of American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Honoring Suburban Hospital's Certified Nurses