Awards, Recognitions, and Certifications

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital is one of two hospitals in New Hampshire recognized for patient experience in 2024.

Becker's Hospital Review

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital received top marks in 2023 from Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the best hospitals for nurse communicationphysician communication, and staff responsiveness. Read more.


Newsweek listed Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital as the #3 hospital in New Hampshire. APD was the only NH hospital listed with a Patient Satisfaction award. Read more: America's Best-In-State Hospitals 2024 (

Valley News Readers Choice Awards

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital was voted the Best Hospital in the Valley News 2023 Reader’s Choice Awards, and was a finalist for Business with the Friendliest Employees. Read more.


Sue Mooney, MD, MS, FACOG, CEO and president of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2024 list of 110 rural hospital and health system CEOs to know. Read more.


US News Logo Hip Replacement 2023-2024

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital has been named by U.S. News & World Report to its 2023-2024 Best Hospitals as a High Performing hospital for Hip Replacement. Read more.

The Institute of Advanced Ultrasound Guided Procedures

Diane C. Riley, MD, FAAOS, CAQSH, was recognized by the Institute of Advanced Ultrasound Guided Procedures as a national Center of Excellence Physician for carpal tunnel release with UltraGuideCTR™ and real-time ultrasound guidance. Read more.

Emergency Department

Excellence in Nursing

Kristie Foster, RN, BSN, manager/clinical educator in APD’s Emergency Department, was chosen as a 2023 Excellence in Nursing Award recipient. Read more.

Excellence Award

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Department has been named a 2022 Human Experience Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. APD was one of four hospitals in New Hampshire to be recognized. Learn about it.

Emergency Medical Services for Children

The Emergency Department at APD has been recognized under the Always Ready for Children program offered by New Hampshire EMS for Children. Learn more.