Accreditations, Awards & Recognitions

At Jupiter Medical Center, we seek to set a higher standard for ourselves and for how we diagnose and treat illness and injury. We are recognized by a number of agencies that accredit hospitals and hospital services, including The Joint Commission. Accreditation by The Joint Commission is a recognized nationwide symbol of quality that indicates our organization has met or exceeded certain performance standards. Jupiter Medical Center is also a member of the American Hospital Association and the Florida Hospital Association.


  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers – the first hospital in Palm Beach and Martin counties to achieve this accreditation
  • National Accreditation for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery – meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care

  • NICHE Hospital – Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine – the first accredited Hospital based facility in Palm Beach and Martin counties
  • Commission on Cancer – among only 30 percent of cancer program in the nation, accredited with commendation as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology
  • Joint Commission – Jupiter Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission
  • Joint Commission – Advanced Certification in Stroke as a Primary Stroke Center
  • Joint Commission – Certification in Joint Replacement for Hip, Knee & Shoulder
  • American College of Radiology – Imaging Services certification in MRI, Breast MRI, Ultrasound, CT Scan, Nuclear Medicine and Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
  • American College of Radiology – Radiation Oncology Department
  • American College of Radiology – Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center
  • American Association of Blood Banks - Laboratory Services
  • Center for Laboratory Improvement Amendments - Laboratory Services

Awards & Recognitions

  • Laureate Award for Workplace Enhancement – One of Four Hospitals Nationally Ranked as “Best Places to Work” by the Jackson Group
  • Diabetes Education Department – recognized by the American Diabetes Association
  • Top 10 percent for Overall Medical Care among the Nation’s Hospitals by Comparion Medical Analytics
  • The Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® – recognized for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care
  • Lung Cancer Alliance – designated a Lung Screening Center of Excellence, one of the first in the nation
  • CareChex – Medical Excellence Awards for Cardiac Care, Heart Failure Treatment, Hip Fracture Repair, Neurological Care, Pneumonia Care and Stroke Care
  • CareChex – Patient Safety Awards for Overall Medical Care, Joint Replacement, Major Orthopedic Surgery, Pulmonary Care and Spinal Fusion

An Affiliation to Help Us Grow

Our affiliation with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine provides access to an array of sophisticated programs and services and includes an open door to leading neurological and pediatric care, advanced cardiac surgery, organ transplantation, an intensive care burn unit, and other unique clinical services.