Awards & Distinctions for Des Peres Hospital

Recognized for Quality Care

At Des Peres Hospital, we’re constantly demonstrating our commitment to the highest level of care for our patients. We meet and exceed voluntary national standards so that your experience consistently surpasses expectations.

One of the highest honors Des Peres Hospital has earned is The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval®. Our hospital demonstrated continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals. Learn more

Des Peres Hospital has also been recognized by the following awards and designations:

Bariatric Surgery

  • Aetna's Institute of Quality (IOQ) for Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center for Gastric Banding and Gastric Stapling (Bariatric or Weight Loss Surgery)
  • CIGNA Center of Excellence designation in Bariatrics (weight loss surgery) and General Cardiac Medical
  • MBSAQIP Accredited Center for our bariatric surgery program
  • Optum Center of Excellence designation for bariatric surgery

Heart Care

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care

Orthopedic and Spine Surgery

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery

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