Medical City Fort Worth has been ranked as a Best Regional Hospital, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals 2017-2018 rankings. Medical City Fort Worth was also recognized as high performing in four adult procedures/conditions:
• Congestive Heart Failure
• Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
• Hip replacement
• Knee replacement
“This award exemplifies the dedication and commitment of each of our team members to high quality care and patient safety,” said Jyric Sims, CEO of Medical City Fort Worth. “This marks three years in a row that we have been recognized as a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be included on this list of top hospitals and honored to serve our community as a top healthcare provider.”
The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 28th year, are part of U.S. News & World Report’s patient portal, designed to help patients make informed decisions about where to receive care for life-threatening conditions or for common elective procedures.
“For nearly three decades, we’ve strived to make hospital quality more transparent to healthcare consumers nationwide,” said Ben Harder, managing editor and chief of health analysis at U.S. News & World Report. "By providing the most comprehensive data available, we hope to give patients the information they need to find the best care across a range of specialties.”
The U.S. News & World Report methodologies include risk-adjusted survival and readmission rates, volume, patient experience, patient safety, quality of nursing care and other care-related indicators.