Awards & Accreditations

Memorial Medical Center - Not Just Bricks and Mortar

Memorial Medical Center is proud to be a leader in the quality of care provided to the Las Cruces area and Southern New Mexico. Below is a list of some of awards and accreditations the hospital, along with our departments, have received in recent years. 

Cardiac Care
  • Joint Commission Disease-specific Certification for Bariatric Surgery
  • Joint Commission Disease-specific Certification for Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Commission Disease-specific Certification for Hip Replacement Surgery
Memorial Medical Center

  • Bulletin's Best of the Mesilla Valley Reader's Choice Awards earned in 2021:
    • Best Hospital
    • Best Place to Work
    • Best Local Heroes  MMC Emergency & COVID-19 Units Staff (Lifesavers!)
    • Best Physical Therapy Facility
    • Best Mental Health Facility
  • Also named Best Hospital from 2003-2013, 2015, 2017
  • Las Cruces Sun-News' Readers Choice Awards #1 Hospital - Years Won: 2005-2013, 2014-2018
  • Las Cruces Sun-News' Readers Choice Awards #1 Family Medical Center awarded to Memorial Family Medicine Center - 2017
  • Las Cruces Sun-News' Readers Choice Awards #1 Urgent Care awarded to Memorial Urgent Care Center - 2017
  • Las Cruces Sun-News' Readers Choice Awards #2 Gift Shop awarded to Memorial Medical Center - 2017
  • John M. Eisenberg Award for Innovation in Patient Safety and Quality - Local to LifePoint Health's National Quality Forum - 2017

Oncology Care

  • Bulletin's Best of the Mesilla Valley Reader's Choice Awards earned in 2021:
    • Best Cancer Center
    • Best Medical Group
  • Las Cruces Sun-News' Readers Choice Awards #1 Medical Clinic - 2018
  • American College of Surgeons (ACOS) - Only Accredited Cancer Program in Southern New Mexico and West Texas 
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) - Only Certified Radiation Oncology Program in Southern New Mexico
  • Proudly Associated with the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Care Center
Surgery
  • Joint Commission Disease-specific Certification for Bariatric Surgery
  • Joint Commission Disease-specific Certification for Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Commission Disease-specific Certification for Hip Replacement Surgery