Four Centura Health Hospitals Ranked Among Best in State

(Centennial, Colo.) – Centura Health, the leader in health care for Colorado and western Kansas is home to four hospitals which have been recognized as 2019 Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.

The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 30th year, are designed to assist patients and their care providers in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or common elective procedures.

This year, U.S. News updated the methodology in its 12 data-driven specialty rankings, which cover Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology & Lung Surgery, and Urology.

Spanning 25 adult specialties, procedures and conditions, the 2019-20 rankings evaluated nearly every community hospital in America, providing a multi-faceted assessment. The U.S. News Best Hospitals methodologies are based largely on objective measures such as risk-adjusted survival and discharge-to-home rates, volume, and quality of nursing, among other care-related indicators.

Regional Rankings:

  • Porter Adventist Hospital – Number 2 in Colorado
  • Penrose-St. Francis Health Services – Number 3 in Colorado
  • Parker Adventist Hospital – Number 7 in Colorado
  • St. Anthony Hospital – Number 11 in Colorado

Additionally, the following Centura Hospitals have received “High Rating” Recognition in several adult conditions/procedures:

  • Avista Adventist Hospital – Knee Replacement
  • Castle Rock Adventist Hospital – Hip Replacement
  • Littleton Adventist Hospital – Heart Failure
  • OrthoColorado Hospital – Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Penrose-St. Francis Hospital – Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Valve Surgery, Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement
  • Porter Adventist Hospital – Urology
  • St. Anthony Hospital – Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Heart Failure, Lung Cancer Surgery

“Centura Health is home to a some of the best hearts and minds in health care and provides excellence in a diverse range of health care offerings, as illustrated by these rankings,” said Edward Sim, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Centura Health. “As we continue on our mission of providing whole person care for individuals across the many communities we serve, it’s important that we uphold the highest standards of quality care.”

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About Centura Health
Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 6,000 physicians and 21,000 of the best hearts and minds in health care. Through our 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician practices and clinics, home care and hospice services, and Flight For Life® Colorado, we are making the region’s best health care accessible and affordable in every community we serve. We believe you can inspire the people you care about to live healthier lives by encouraging them to do the little things that can make a big difference. We’re Centura Health, and we’re here for your health. For information on Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit Centura Health website.

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