DMC Harper Hospital Ranked as One of Top in U.S.Jul 30, 2019
Detroit - Detroit Medical Center Harper University Hospital has been recognized nationally as one of the country’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.
DMC’s Harper University Hospital ranked nationally in the top 50 in Diabetes & Endocrinology, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Neurology & Neurosurgery in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-2020 Best Hospitals ranking.
The hospital was also designated as high performing nationally in Gastroenterology and GI Surgery and Pulmonology and Lung Surgery in the Adult Specialties category. In the Common Adult Procedure and Condition ranking, DMC Harper was rated as high performing in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Heart Failure. The hospital was ranked in the top six in both the state and metro Detroit rankings.
DMC Detroit Receiving Hospital and Sinai-Grace Hospital were designated as a high performing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Heart Failure in the Common Adult Procedure and Condition category.
“The DMC is committed to delivering world-class care to the city of Detroit and to communities throughout southeast Michigan. Receiving national recognition for providing high quality care to our patients is a tribute to our dedicated doctors, nurses and staff, “ said DMC Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Anthony Tedeschi.
The 2019-2020 rankings compared more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide across 25 specialties, procedures and conditions. According to U.S. News, their Best Hospitals methodologies in most areas of care are based largely or entirely on objective measures such as risk-adjusted survival and readmission rates, volume, patient experience, patient safety and quality of nursing, among other care-related indicators.