The Women’s Choice Award for Best Hospitals Recognizes North Memorial Health Hospital and Maple Grove Hospital


Hospitals are awarded in several categories based on clinical performance and patient satisfaction.

North Memorial Health Hospital and Maple Grove Hospital have been named to the 2023 Women’s Choice Award Best Hospitals list in a combined 11 categories.

North Memorial Health Hospital was named to the 2023 Best Hospitals list in the categories of:

  • Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Best Hospitals for Bariatric Surgery
  • Best Hospitals for Obstetrics
  • Best Hospitals for Heart Care
  • Best Hospitals for Stroke Care
  • Best Hospitals for Women’s Services
  • Best Hospitals for Mammogram Imaging

Maple Grove Hospital has been recognized in four categories including:

  • 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience
  • Best Hospitals for Outpatient Experience
  • Best Hospitals for Obstetrics
  • Best Hospitals for Minimally Invasive Surgery

The hospitals were awarded based on clinical performance, patient satisfaction and appropriate accreditations. This national recognition is based on surveys of thousands of women and research conducted in partnership with the Wharton School of Business.

“This award further shows the dedication of our team members and the level of care we provide to each and every one of our patients,” said Wendy Ulferts, VP of Patient Care/CNO. “We will always continue providing care in ways that put our patients and their families first. It means more than ever before that our patients recognize these efforts.”

About North Memorial Health

At North Memorial Health, we are on a mission to change healthcare. We’re delivering unmatched customer service and empowering our patients throughout the Twin Cities to achieve their best health. North Memorial Health provides access to high-quality, low-cost care throughout the Twin Cities through its medical transportation services and two hospitals – North Memorial Health Hospital and Maple Grove Hospital. North Memorial Health Clinics which include primary care, specialty care and hospice are part of a joint venture with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota that is transforming the healthcare experience for consumers. Across the North Memorial Health system, 900+ doctors and 6,000+ team members are dedicated to delivering a more connected experience for our patients.