Twenty-Three Calif. Hospitals Ranked Best in Country
Twenty-three California hospitals are included on a 2011 list of top-performing hospitals in the nation by HealthGrades, an independent health care ratings group. To determine the top-performing hospitals, the organization looked at 40 million Medicare patient discharge records for 26 different procedures and diagnoses from 2007 to 2009 at roughly 5,000 hospitals.
- "Mills-Peninsula, Sequoia Rated Among Top Hospitals in Nation" (Rosenberg, San Jose Mercury News, 1/25).