Awards and Recognition 
 
 
 
 

Des Peres Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals.

The accreditation award recognizes Des Peres Hospital’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s standards. Learn more.

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Des Peres Hospital's weight loss surgery program is an MBSAQIP Accredited Center.

 

 

 

 

Des Peres Hospital has also been recognized as follows by insurers:

  • Aetna's Institute of Quality (IOQ) for Bariatric (Weight Loss)Surgery
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center+ for  Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center for Gastric Banding and Gastric Stapling (Bariatric or Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care
  • CIGNA Center of Excellence designation in Bariatrics (weight loss surgery) and General Cardiac Medical 
  • Optum Center of Excellence designation for Bariatric Surgery