VUMC Named to Becker’s 100 Great Hospitals in AmericaJun. 1, 2020, 11:17 AM
Again this year, Vanderbilt University Medical Center has been named as one of Becker’s Healthcare “100 great hospitals in America.”
According to Becker’s, the hospitals included on this year’s list have been recognized nationally for excellence in clinical care, patient outcomes and staff and physician satisfaction, and are institutions that are industry leaders that have achieved advanced accreditation and certification in several specialties.
The list also includes industry innovators that have sparked trends in health care technology, hospital management and patient satisfaction.
Becker’s Healthcare selected this year’s “100 great hospitals in America” for inclusion based on analysis of ranking and award agencies, including U.S. News & World Report‘s 2019-20 rankings, CareChex, Healthgrades, CMS star ratings, Leapfrog grades and IBM Watson Health top hospitals. Becker’s also sought nominations for this list.
This year’s list was compiled and developed before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the U.S. To see the full list of Becker’s 100 great hospitals please go here.