MetroWest Medical Center Named One of Healthgrades 2019 America's 100 Best Hospitals for Third Year in a RowFeb 15, 2019
Framingham and Natick, MA – MetroWest Medical Center is pleased to announced that it has received the Healthgrades 2019 America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award™. The distinction places MetroWest Medical Center in the top 2 percent of more than 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for its consistent, year-over-year superior clinical performance as measured by Healthgrades, a leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
“It is a great honor to be named among America’s 100 Best Hospitals for the third year in a row,” said Dr. Andrew Harding, Chief Executive Officer at MetroWest Medical Center. “This award is a testament of the high quality care provided at our hospitals and the dedication of our staff and physicians.”
“The Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award reflects the excellent care and commitment to quality from healthcare professionals throughout recipient hospitals,” said Brad Bowman, Chief Medical Officer at Healthgrades. “Clinical outcomes can vary significantly from one hospital to another, and with this recognition, consumers can identify the best hospitals for their needs.”
Recipients of the America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award are recognized for overall clinical excellence across a broad spectrum of care. During the 2019 study period (2015 through 2017), these hospitals showed superior performance in clinical outcomes for patients in the Medicare population across at least 21 of 32 most common inpatient conditions and procedures — as measured by objective performance data (risk-adjusted mortality and in-hospital complications).
If you are interested in interviewing a member of our team about this distinction, please call Daisy Burroughs at 803-477-4926 or email [email protected].