U.S. News & World Report Names CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Among Best in Texas - CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System

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Published on August 02, 2016

U.S. News & World Report Names CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Among Best in Texas

 

Washington DC – August 2, 2016 – CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler has been recognized as one of the best hospitals for the Common Adult Procedures and Conditions of Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Failure, Colon Cancer Surgery, Cardio Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement 2016-17 in by U.S. News & World Report. CHRISTUS Mother France Hospital – Tyler was also ranked the 15th best hospital in the state of Texas and designated as “Recognized” in the Piney Woods Region.

 

“We are very excited to receive this recognition,” said John McGreevy, Chief Executive Officer, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler and the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital. “This was made possible because of the hard work, dedication and expertise of our medical staff and our entire team. Providing the highest quality care is the goal of everyone at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System, and being named among the best hospitals in the state and being recognized for excellence in so many different common adult procedure and condition is a testament to their efforts every single day.”

 

CHRISTUS Mother France Hospital – Tyler was also ranked the 15th best hospital in the state of Texas and designated as “Recognized” in the Piney Woods Region.

 

“U.S. News evaluates nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide,” said Ben Harder, chief of health analysis at U.S. News. “A hospital that emerged from our analysis as one of the best has much to be proud of.”

 

The U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 27th year, help guide patients to hospitals that deliver outstanding care across 25 specialties, procedures and conditions. The Best Hospitals methodologies include objective measures such as patient survival, the number of times a given procedure is performed, infection rates, adequacy of nurse staffing and more. 

For 2016-17, 153 hospitals were ranked in at least one specialty, while 1,628 received a high performing rating in one or more specialties, procedures or conditions. In rankings by state and metro area, U.S. News recognized hospitals that were high-performing across multiple areas of care.

 

Best Hospitals was produced by U.S. News with RTI International, a leading research organization based in Research Triangle Park, N.C.

 

The rankings will be published in the U.S. News “Best Hospitals 2017” guidebook, available for pre-sale August 1. For more information, visit Best Hospitals and use #BestHospitals on Facebook and Twitter.

 

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