Ochsner Medical Center Named One Of “100 Great Hospitals In America”
NEW ORLEANS – Becker's Hospital Review has recognized Ochsner Medical Center as one of “100 Great Hospitals in America.” Ochsner Medical Center is the only hospital in Louisiana to receive this award.
According to Becker’s Hospital Review, the hospitals included on this list have proven to be innovators for medical treatments, research, technology and care delivery, are home to medical breakthroughs and act as anchors of health within their respective communities.
The Becker's Hospital Review editorial team analyzed data from reputable sources including U.S. News & World Report, Truven Health Analytics' 100 Top Hospitals, HealthGrades, Magnet Recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the Studer Group and the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program to establish the 2013 list. Hospitals cannot pay to be included on the list.
The full list can be read here: 100 Great Hospitals in America.
For more information, please visit Ochsner.org or call 1-866-OCHSNER.
Ochsner Health System is southeast Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with eight hospitals and 38 health centers in Louisiana. Ochsner has been named the Consumer Choice for Healthcare in New Orleans for 17 consecutive years and is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across 11 specialty categories. Ochsner employs more than 13,000 employees, over 850 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 300 clinical research trials annually. Ochsner Health System is proud to be a tobacco-free environment. For more information, please visit ochsner.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.