At The Medical Center of Aurora, patients are our first priority. We take extreme measures to ensure high quality, safe care in the most comfortable setting possible.

Highlights About The Medical Center of Aurora

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  • Metro Denver's first community hospital to earn two-time Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence
  • Primary Stroke Certification (The Medical Center of Aurora South Campus)
  • Two accredited Chest Pain Centers (South Campus and Centennial Medical Plaza)
  • Named Colorado's ONLY 2016 Leapfrog Top General Hospital
  • Recognized as the #4 hospital in the Denver metro area and the #4 hospital in Colorado by U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Report (2014-2015, 2017-2018)
  • Received 'A' grades from The Leapfrog Group (Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017)
  • Level II Trauma Center at our South Campus
  • Level III NICU at our South Campus
  • Received the Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award Recipient for 2013-2016, one of only nine hospitals in the country
  • Saddle Rock ER received Press Ganey's 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award for Outstanding Performance in Patient Experience
  • State-of-the-art Heart Care Tower on South Campus
  • Community Hospital Cancer Program accreditation from American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer
  • NAPBC-accredited Breast Cancer Care Center
  • Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children affiliation
  • Affiliate of HealthONE, Denver's largest healthcare system

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About The Medical Center of Aurora

The Medical Center of Aurora, the first community hospital in the Denver Metro area to receive two-time Magnet designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), is a 346-bed acute care hospital located in Aurora, Colorado. The Medical Center of Aurora is comprised of six campuses in Aurora and Centennial, Colo., including the Main Campus, located at Interstate 225 and Mississippi, the North Campus Behavioral Health and Wellness Center, Centennial Medical Plaza, Saddle Rock ER, Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital, Spalding Rehabilitation at P/SL, and a medical office building at Green Valley Ranch. The Main Campus facility is a Level II Trauma Center with Primary Stroke Certification and Chest Pain Center accreditation, serving the eastern metro area and I-70 corridor. The Medical Center of Aurora received ‘A’ grades from The Leapfrog Group (Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017), was named Colorado’s only 2016 Leapfrog Top General Hospital, was recognized as the #4 hospital in the Denver metro area and the #4 hospital in Colorado by U.S. News & World Report (2014-2015, 2017-2018), and was one of only nine hospitals in the country to receive the Lantern Award for Excellence in Emergency Room Care by the Emergency Nurses Association (2013).