Designated Cardiovascular Receiving Center (CVRC) by the Orange County Emergency Medical Services. Also the highest ranked hospital in Orange County in the 2020-2021 U.S. News & World Report for the 4th year. Also attained the Magnet® recognition as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program. Named by Women’s Choice Award® one of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care and Obstetrics for the seventh year in a row (2014 - 2020). Hoag named one of the Top Hospitals in the U.S. by Fortune/IBM Watson Health and the World by Newsweek, and top 10% in the nation for cancer care, according to U.S. News & World Report. Also, Hoag Hospital Irvine was certified a Primary Stroke Center and Hoag Hospital Newport Beach was named a Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center by DNV GL Healthcare. Also Designated a Level 4 Epilepsy Center by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers and designated as a Stroke-Neurology Receiving Center by the Orange County Health Care Agency.