Peninsula Regional Medical Center - Part of Peninusula Regional Health System

Awards and Recognition

Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) provides a full scope of services that rival those offered in much larger and metropolitan areas.  We are the proud recipient of more than 125 local, regional, state and national awards, recognitions and certifications in the past five years honoring our healthcare team for the care we provide our patients and the outcomes they experience.  At 292 beds, PRMC is the region's largest and most advanced healthcare institution, having invested over $150 million in the past decade on state-of-the-art clinical, surgical, medication dispensing, diagnostic imaging and information technologies. 

We deliver more than 1,900 babies, treat over 86,000 people in our Emergency/Trauma Center and touch the lives of more than 500,000 of our friends and neighbors each year through out inpatient or outpatient programs and services.

Peninsula Regional Medical Center is an affiliate of the elite Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network (JHCRN), a group of academic and community-based clinical researchers designed to provide new opportunities for research collaborations and accelerate the transfer of new diagnostic, treatment, and disease prevention advances from the research arena to patient care. 


Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence,
American Society For Bariatric Surgery, 2014, 2010, 2007

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Blue Distinction Center For Bariatric Surgery, Since 2008

Click here to read more about our Blue Distinction in Hip and Knee Replacement and Spine Surgery

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Blue Distinction Center PLUS For Hip, Knee & Spine Surgery, Since 2008 (Delmarva Peninsula's Only PLUS Designee)

CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center PLUS For Cardiac Care, Since 2008 (Delmarva Peninsula's Only PLUS Designee)

CIGNA rated Center of Excellence for Abdominal Hysterectomy, C-Section, Cardiac Defibrillator Implant, Cardiac Pacemaker Implant, General Cardiac Medical, Elective Cardiac Medical, Colon Surgery, Gallbladder Removal, Laparoscopic Surgery, Head and Neck Endareterectomy, Hip and Knee Replacement, Pulmonary Medical, Stroke and Vaginal Delivery

Accredited & Certified JCAHO Primary Stroke Center, 2015
Certified in Total Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery, 2015
Certified in Spine Surgery, 2015
Certified in the Treatment of AMI (Heart Attack), 2015

Consumer Reports Top Perform for Surgical Outcomes, 2013

American Hospital Association Most Wired, 2015, (6th Consecutive Year/8th Overall Recognition)

U.S. News & World Report Best Regional Hospital, 2014, (4th Consecutive Recognition)

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, 2013

McKesson Corporation Distinguished Achievement Award for Clinical Excellence, 2013

Becker's Hospital Review 100 Hospitals with Great Oncology Programs, 2014, 2013

Peninsula Wound and Hyperbaric Center Full Accreditation by the Underseas and Hyperbaric Medical Society, 2015 (5th in Maryland/Only on Delmarva Peninsula)

Region 4 Cardiac Interventional Center by Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems, 2014

Premier Citation of Merit, Premier Partnership for Patients Collaborative to Reduce Readmissions and Acquired Conditions, 2014 (Delmarva Peninsula's Only Recipient)

HealthVisions Delmarva affiliation with Bayhealth of Dover, Delaware and Advanced Health Collaborative affiliation with 4 Western Shore health systems, 2014 and 2015

United States Department of Defense Patriot Award for Support of the US Reserves, 2015