December 2, 2016 BestCompaniesAZ

US News & World Report Names St Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center one of the Nation’s Best Hospitals

dignity healthU.S. News & World Report’s annual listing of top hospitals is the most respected of all national rankings. St. Joseph’s is ranked #21 in this year’s neurology and neurosurgery category and only 137 U.S. hospitals scored high enough to make this year’s prestigious list.

“St. Joseph’s is delighted to again be named as one of the best hospitals in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, says Patty White, President and CEO of St. Joseph’s. “I want to especially congratulate our amazing staff, physicians and volunteers, who are without question, among the best in the nation. We are proud to be able to provide our patients with groundbreaking treatments and personal care that is based on Humankindness.”

St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Barrow Neurological Institute, the neurological division at St. Joseph’s, is known throughout the world for providing cutting-edge treatment for people with brain and spine diseases, disorders and injuries; medical education and innovative research.

U.S. News & World Report ranks hospitals in 16 specialties. The publication selects hospitals based on a variety of criteria including reputation, patient safety, patient volumes, and key technologies.