August 9, 2021 – Holy Cross Health was recognized as the best hospital for 2021-2022 by American News and World Report. The nonprofit hospital is ranked in the top 10 in South Florida and the top 25 in the state and has also been recognized as a high performer in cases of COPD, heart attack, heart failure, kidney failure, hip replacement, knee replacement and stroke.
Directory Best hospitals rankings and assessments, now in their 32nd year, are designed to help patients and their physicians make informed decisions about where to receive care for difficult health conditions or for routine elective procedures.
“We are committed to providing the highest quality and compassionate care,” said Holy Cross Health CEO and President Mark Doyle. “We are proud of our high performing ranking in seven key health specialties. It is an honor and a testament to the Holy Cross team whose dedication to our patients during one of the most difficult years to date is unmatched. We continue to focus on improving and advancing technology, research and procedures to improve the health of our communities. ”
The best hospitals in the United States methodologies in most areas of care rely heavily on objective measures such as risk-adjusted survival and return home rates, volume and quality of nursing care, among other indicators of care.
“This year’s expanded US News report includes new assessments for procedures and conditions important to helping every patient choose the right hospital for the type of care they need,” said Ben Harder, editor and chief. of Health Analysis at US News. “Hospitals have faced incredible challenges this year, and the best of them have provided excellent care throughout the pandemic and continue to provide excellent care today.”
Best Hospitals was produced by US News with RTI International, a leading research organization based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.
ABOUT THE HEALTH OF THE HOLY CROSS
Member of Trinity Health, Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, dba Holy Cross Health, is a full-service, non-profit Catholic teaching hospital operating in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Holy Cross was named one of the Top 10 Hospitals in Metro Miami and one of the Top 30 in the state in US News and World Report’s 2020-2021 Best Hospitals Rankings. Through strategic collaborations and a commitment to be a person-centered, transformative and healing presence, the 557-bed hospital provides progressive inpatient, outpatient, and community outreach services and clinical research trials to serve as a our community’s trusted health partner for life. Holy Cross Health also encompasses the Holy Cross HealthPlex ambulatory care facility, emergency care centers, and more than 50 Holy Cross medical group practices. To learn more about Holy Cross Health, visit Holy-cross.com. Log in @holycrossfl.
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