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U.S. News & World Report Names Adventist Health Glendale Among Best Hospitals

Awards & Recognition

Once Again! U.S. News & World Report Names Adventist Health Glendale Among Best Hospitals. Ranking number 16 in the Los Angeles metro area and number 28 in all of California and high performing in Geriatrics, Orthopedics, Neurology & Neurosurgery and the highest rating possible in Chronic Heart Failure and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in the Los Angeles Metro Area.

Adventist Health Glendale has been recognized as one of the Best Hospitals for 2017-18 in three types of care, orthopedics, geriatrics and neurology & neurosurgery and in two adult conditions including chronic heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, by U.S. News & World Report. Adventist Health Glendale was regionally ranked as number 16 in the Los Angeles metro area and number 28 in all of California.
The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 28th year, are part of U.S. News’ patient portal, designed to help patients make informed decisions about where to receive care for life-threatening conditions or for common elective procedures.

"Ranking a Best Hospital by U.S. News & World Report is a great honor for Adventist Health Glendale. Our teams of physicians, nurses and associates have a true passion to bring the best care to patients in our communities" said Kevin A. Roberts, President & CEO Adventist Health Glendale. "Earning this high ranking is a true testament of our hospital's mission of Living God's Love by inspiring health, wholeness and hope."
For the 2017-18 rankings, U.S. News evaluated more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions. In the 16 specialty areas, 152 hospitals were ranked in at least one specialty. In rankings by state and metro area, U.S. News recognized hospitals as high performing across multiple areas of care.
“For nearly three decades, we’ve strived to make hospital quality more transparent to healthcare consumers nationwide,” said Ben Harder, managing editor and chief of health analysis at U.S. News. "By providing the most comprehensive data available, we hope to give patients the information they need to find the best care across a range of specialties.”
The U.S. News methodologies include risk-adjusted survival and readmission rates, volume, patient experience, patient safety, quality of nursing care and other care-related indicators.Best Hospitals was produced by U.S. News with RTI International, a leading research organization based in Research Triangle Park, N.C.For more information about the 2017-18 rankings, please visit our FAQ. The rankings will be published in the U.S. News “Best Hospitals 2018” guidebook (ISBN 978-1931469869), available for pre-order from the U.S. News Store for delivery in late August.
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Adventist Health Glendale is part of a faith-based, nonprofit integrated health system serving more than 75 communities on the West Coast and Hawaii. Our compassionate and talented team of33,300 includes more than24,600employees; 5,000 medical staff physicians; and3,700 volunteers working together in pursuit of one mission:living God's love by inspiring health, wholeness and hope.Founded on Seventh-day Adventist heritage and values, Adventist Health provides care in 19 hospitals, more than 280 clinics (hospital-based, rural health and physician clinics), 13 home care agencies, seven hospice agencies and four joint-venture retirement centers. Together, our team is inspired to transform the health experience of our communities, with our unique focus on physical, mental, spiritual and social healing.

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