Ascension St. Vincent Indianapolis South - Emergency Department
- Emergency Care
8451 South Emerson Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
What type of appointment would you like to book?
Awards and Recognition
St. Vincent Anderson Regional
The Women’s Center at St. Vincent Anderson Regional was designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR) (2013). The ACR recognizes breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, and breast ultrasound, including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy.
St. Vincent Carmel
St. Vincent Carmel was recognized as an Emergency Center of Excellence (2012). Eligibility for the Emergency Center of Excellence is based on the results of more than 100 key performance indicators linked to seven Pillars of Excellence (Safety, Satisfaction, Space, Staff, Support, Systems and Solvency).
St. Vincent Fishers
St. Vincent Fishers is the first and only hospital in Indiana to pursue LEED-for-Healthcare designation from the US Green Building Council. A LEED-certified healthcare facility means that the hospital followed rigorous guidelines in constructing and maintaining the building with regards to energy and acoustic control, as well as materials selected with fewer chemicals, giving everyone who visits the hospital greater respiratory health.
St. Vincent Fishers Hospital was honored as a PRC National Excellence in Healthcare and received a 5-Star Award for Overall Quality of Care for Emergency Department Services (2012 – 2013) and Outpatient Services (2013). This means that the services scored at or above the 90th percentile in patient satisfaction from consumers who were surveyed by Professional Research Consultants to obtain confidential perceptions and opinions of these services. Outpatient services include: outpatient general medicine, outpatient imaging, outpatient obstetrics, outpatient rehabilitation, outpatient surgery and the sleep center.
St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana
Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center is ranked highest by CMS among other top hospitals.
Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center was recognized as one of six best hospitals in the United States for cardiology and recognized on the "World's Best Hospitals" list for 2020, 2021 and 2022. Our specialty hospital was one of five recognized in the United States and the only specialty hospital in Indiana.
Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center is proud to be recognized as one of the top fifty cardiovascular hospitals in the United States by IBM Watson (2022). This award recognized Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center for better clinical outcomes, lower costs and greater efficiency.
US News recognized Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center as one of the best specialty hospitals in 2019, of which only 12% of hospitals achieved nationally.
Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center has maintained a 5-star hospital ranking by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) since the inception of the star ranking program. . This achievement was awarded most recently in 2021.
Patient experience consistently ranks Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center 4 out of 5 stars, beating state and national averages in all questions except one. 86% of patients "would definitely recommend the hospital", beating the state (72%) and national average (71%).
Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center was a recipient of the computed tomography (CT) Quality Award in 2020, 2021, and 2022. Recipients of the CT Quality Award are determined based on metrics assessing the quality and adoption of a medical center's cardiovascular imaging program. Recipients of the award are included in the top 10% of global medical centers providing patients with a better pathway for identifying and understanding their heart health by utilizing coronary CTA.
St. Vincent Indianapolis
St. Vincent is one of 100 Hospitals With Great Orthopedic and Women’s Health Programs (2014). - Hospitals on the list offer exceptional orthopedic departments that include physicians who provide outstanding patient care, advance cutting-edge orthopedic research, and treat professional athletes.
St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital Selected as the Most Preferred by Consumers for 18 Consecutive Years (2014). - In the Midwest, only six hospitals have won this award for 18 years; and nationwide, only 37 hospitals of nearly 3,200 mentioned by name have won this award for all 18 years.
St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital was named to the list of "100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs" by Becker's Hospital Review (2013, 2014). Hospitals were selected based on nominations, clinical accolades, quality care and other spine and neurosurgical proficiencies.
St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital was named a Leapfrog Group Top Hospital (2012). St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital was the only Indiana hospital on the list. The Top Hospital designation is the most competitive national hospital quality award in the country, selected from nearly 1,200 hospitals that voluntarily and publicly report performance in three critical areas: how patients fare; resources used to care for patients; and management practices that promote safety and quality.
St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital and Health Care Center, Inc. which includes St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital, St. Vincent Women's Hospital, Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent, St. Vincent Stress Center, St. Vincent Hospice, St. Vincent Home Care and St. Vincent Fishers Hospital achieved Magnet® recognition (2012). Magnet recognition is determined by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®, which ensures that rigorous standards for nursing excellence are met.
St. Vincent Women's
Becker's Hospital Review named St. Vincent Women's Hospital to the list of "100 Hospitals with great Women's Health Programs" (2012). The Becker's Hospital Review editorial team selects hospitals based on clinical accolades, quality care and women's health proficiencies and awards.