Awards & Distinctions
Halton Healthcare is honoured to have been recognized for our excellence and innovation in clinical care as well as our achievements in building world-class healthcare facilities. Notable achievements include:
Ingenious Award (2018)
Halton Healthcare has been awarded the Information Technology Association of Canada’s (ITAC) 2018 Ingenious Awards in the category of large public organization. Ingenious Awards celebrate the use of technology to improve the performance of large and small businesses, large and small government operations and not-for- profit organizations.
Silver Infrastructure Award
The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships has recognized the Milton District Hospital expansion project for its value for money, design, technological innovation and the role the hospital is expected to play in empowering medical excellence.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Gold (2018)
The Canada Green Building Council has awarded Halton Healthcare its second-highest rating for excellence in sustainability, efficiency, environmental quality and innovation in design for the Milton District Hospital expansion.
Accreditation with Exemplary Standing (2018)
Following our most recent Accreditation Survey in May 2018, Halton Healthcare was awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing, by Accreditation Canada. Accreditation with Exemplary Standing is the highest level of performance granted.
2017-2018 Advanced Gerontological Education (AGE) Recognition Award with distinction (category of Acute Care/Hospital) – October 30, 2018
The award was granted to Halton Healthcare for providing staff knowledge, skills and confidence in caring for patients with dementia. The award was received from AGE for Halton Healthcare’s commitment to Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) education, an innovative dementia care education curriculum based on a person-centred care approach.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Gold (2016)
The Canada Green Building Council has awarded Halton Healthcare its second-highest rating for excellence in sustainability, efficiency, environmental quality and innovation in design for the new Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
Nurses Improving Healthcare for HealthSystem Elders (NICHE) (2016)
Established in 1992, NICHE is North America’s leading nurse-driven program designed to help hospitals and healthcare organization improve the care of older adults.
Gold Infrastructure Award (2016)
The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships has recognized the new Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for its value for money, design, technological innovation and the role the hospital is expected to play in empowering medical excellence.
Consulting Engineering Award of Excellence (2016)
The Consulting Engineers of Ontario recognized Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for its outstanding power distribution system.
Smart Energy Design Incentive Award (2016)
Ontario’s Independent Electricity System Operator acknowledged the innovations made at the new Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital to enhance energy efficiency.
Hardsurface Award (Terrazzo) (2016)
The Tile and Marble Association of Canada, representing leading members of the construction industry, commended Halton Healthcare for the thoughtfully-designed hard surfaces installed at the new Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
Partnering for a Healthy Community Award (Central Intake Program) (2016)
The Mississauga-Halton Local Health Integration Network recognized Halton Healthcare’s new, simplified approach to accessing diabetes care in the community.