Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital named among the best in the region by U.S. News & World ReportOct 9, 2017
Tucson, AZ – September 27, 2017 – Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital has been recognized as one of the top hospitals in the region for 2017-18 by U.S. News & World Report. Arizona has more than 140 hospitals, and St. Joseph’s was recognized as one of the top in the state.
Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital received the highest rating possible in several specialties and procedures, recognized as a “High Performing” hospital:
- Colon Cancer Surgery
- Hip Replacement
- Knee Replacement
“Being recognized as a top hospital is an honor and a tribute to the great work of our physicians and associates, who have dedicated their careers to providing compassionate care and high-quality service to our patients,” said Mark A. Benz, CEO of St. Joseph’s Hospital. “This award embodies Carondelet St. Joseph’s mission to providing excellent health care to the community we serve.”
The U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings help guide patients to hospitals that deliver outstanding care across 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.