UAB was named the Best Family Friendly Company in the 2014 Parents' Choice Awards by Birmingham and Alabama Baby & Child magazines. Readers noted: "Stellar benefits along with stability combine to make a pleasant atmosphere for those who work for the school and the hospital."
UAB was also singled out for two other Parents' Choice awards.
- Best Hospital NICU: With the ability to accommodate 63 babies, readers say the unit is prepared for any situation that might arise and is staffed with professionals who are able to handle them.
- Best 3D/4D Ultrasound: Readers say UAB provides the best, most thorough exams for those with healthy pregnancies and as well as those experiencing problems.