October 21, 2020
Fort Worth – Medical City Fort Worth is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery™ for the second straight year according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems.
For its analysis, Healthgrades evaluated approximately 45 million Medicare inpatient records for nearly 4,500 short-term acute care hospitals nationwide to assess hospital performance in 32 common conditions and procedures, and evaluated outcomes in appendectomy and bariatric surgery using all-payer data provided by 16 states.
“We are honored to once again be recognized by Healthgrades as one of the best hospitals in the U.S. for spine surgery,” says Jyric Sims, FACHE, CEO of Medical City Fort Worth. “This recognition validates why Medical City Fort Worth continues to be the destination of choice for spine surgery in the greater Fort Worth area.”
Medical City Fort Worth was also recognized for the following achievements:
- Top 10% in Nation for Spine Surgery
- Spine Surgery Excellence Award™
- 5-Star rated for Appendectomy, Back Surgery, Esophageal-Stomach Surgery, Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Spinal Fusion and Stroke
“Now more than ever, consumers understand the importance of hospital quality and are starting to become more diligent when researching where they receive care,” says Brad Bowman, MD, chief medical officer of Healthgrades. “When selecting a hospital, consumers can feel confident in the America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery for their commitment to quality care and exceptional outcomes.”