Local Hospitals Listed in U.S.News Best Hospitals Metro Area Rankings

Three Centura Health Hospitals Among Denver's Best Hospitals

Porter Adventist Hospital is ranked 7th, including four of the high-performing specialties; Littleton Adventist Hospital is ranked in 10th place, along with two other hospitals, with two of the high-performing specialties, and St. Anthony Central Hospital is ranked 13th, along with one other hospital, with one high-performing specialty.

U.S.News ranked hospitals within 52 U.S. metro areas that have populations of 1 million or more, using 2010-2011 data. The new rankings identify hospitals that performed nearly as well as the nationally ranked Best Hospitals in at least one of 16 adult specialties.

The new rankings add 490 high-performing hospitals to the 132 nationally ranked Best Hospitals in the metro areas. The rankings will be updated again in July at the same time the 2011-2012 national Best Hospitals rankings are posted online.

About Centura Health
Centura Health is Colorados largest hospital and health care network and we are charting the course for the future of health care. Approximately 14,500 of the health care industrys best and brightest, including more than 6,000 physician partners, deliver advanced care to more than half a million people each year, across 13 hospitals, seven senior living communities, medical clinics, affiliated partner hospitals, Flight For Life Colorado, and home care and hospice services. Our strength lies in our ability to offer a team of connected networks and shared resources to deliver accessible, reliable and cost-effective health care across the state. For information on Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit www.centura.org.