November 02, 2022
North Richland Hills – Medical City North Hills has been recognized for specialty care excellence in the Healthgrades 2023 Specialty Care Rating & Awards, including five-star ratings for several services.
“Receiving these national recognitions reinforces our care team’s dedication to safe, compassionate and high-quality specialty care in every action, every patient every time,” says Mark Deno, CEO of Medical City North Hills.
Medical City North Hills is honored in five categories, including:
- Five-Star Recipient for Appendectomy
- Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures
- Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Diabetic Emergencies
- Five-Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery
- Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment for 2 Years in a Row (2022-2023)
Healthgrades evaluated patient mortality and complication rates for 31 common conditions and procedures at nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide to identify the top-performing hospitals. From 2019 through 2021, if all hospitals as a group performed similarly to five-star hospitals, on average, 201,586 lives could potentially have been saved, and 160,498 patients could have avoided potential complications, according to Healthgrades.
“We commend Medical City North Hills for their ongoing commitment to providing high-quality care to patients undergoing appendectomies, coronary interventional procedures, gallbladder removal, and treatment for diabetic emergencies and hip fractures,” says Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Head of Data Science at Healthgrades. “Consumers can feel confident that hospitals with five-star ratings by Healthgrades have demonstrated their ability to deliver consistently exceptional outcomes.”
Medical City North Hills is among eleven Medical City Healthcare hospitals recognized for superior specialty care in the Healthgrades 2023 Specialty Care Ratings & Awards including Medical City Alliance, Medical City Arlington, Medical City Dallas, Medical City Denton, Medical City Fort Worth, Medical City Las Colinas, Medical City Lewisville, Medical City McKinney, Medical City Plano and Medical City Weatherford.