U.S. News & World Report Recognizes Colorado’s health care leaders.
(Centennial, Colo.) – Centura Health, the leader in health care for Colorado and western Kansas is home to four hospitals which have been recognized as 2019 Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.
The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 30th year, are designed to assist patients and their care providers in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or common elective procedures.
This year, U.S. News updated the methodology in its 12 data-driven specialty rankings, which cover Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology & Lung Surgery, and Urology.
Spanning 25 adult specialties, procedures and conditions, the 2019-20 rankings evaluated nearly every community hospital in America, providing a multi-faceted assessment. The U.S. News Best Hospitals methodologies are based largely on objective measures such as risk-adjusted survival and discharge-to-home rates, volume, and quality of nursing, among other care-related indicators.
Porter Adventist Hospital – Number 2 in Colorado
Penrose-St. Francis Health Services – Number 3 in Colorado
Parker Adventist Hospital – Number 7 in Colorado
St. Anthony Hospital – Number 11 in Colorado
Additionally, the following Centura Hospitals have received “High Rating” Recognition in several adult conditions/procedures:
Avista Adventist Hospital – Knee Replacement
Castle Rock Adventist Hospital – Hip Replacement
Littleton Adventist Hospital – Heart Failure
OrthoColorado Hospital – Knee and Hip Replacement
Penrose-St. Francis Health Services– Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Valve Surgery, Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement
Porter Adventist Hospital – Urology
St. Anthony Hospital – Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Heart Failure, Lung Cancer Surgery
“Centura Health is home to a some of the best hearts and minds in health care and provides excellence in a diverse range of health care offerings, as illustrated by these rankings,” said Edward Sim, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Centura Health. “As we continue on our mission of providing whole person care for individuals across the many communities we serve, it’s important that we uphold the highest standards of quality care.”
To learn more about Centura Health’s care, visit https://www.centura.org/.
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ABOUT CENTURA HEALTH
Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 6,000 physicians and 21,000 of the best hearts and minds in health care. Through our 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, neighborhood health centers, physician practices and clinics, home care and hospice services, and Flight For Life® Colorado, our caregivers make the region’s best health care accessible. We’re on a mission to build flourishing communities and whole person care. We’re Centura Health, and we’re your dedicated health partner for life. For information on Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit the Centura Health website.