Doylestown Hospital named among best hospitals in PA, U.S. by Newsweek
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Doylestown Hospital is ranked 8th in Pennsylvania and 142nd in the U.S. as part of Newsweek’s annual list of World’s Best Hospitals for 2021.
"Doylestown Health is dedicated to continuous improvement in quality care and patient safety," said President and CEO Jim Brexler. "Achieving regional and national rankings is not our goal, but we humbly accept this prestigious recognition of our amazing health system’s team."
This award is presented by Newsweek and Statista Inc., an international statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The awards list can currently be viewed on Newsweek’s website.
Newsweek and Statista developed a complex methodology to ensure the quality and validity of the ranking. Three data sources were used for the evaluation:
· Hospital recommendations from peers: an international online survey that included more than 74,000 doctors, hospital managers & health care professionals.
· Patient experience: surveys measuring patient satisfaction with hospitals.
· Medical KPIs: patient safety, hygiene measures, and quality of treatment.
Doylestown Hospital improved its ranking from last year, when it was ranked 10th in Pennsylvania and 173rd in the U.S. for 2020.
About Doylestown Health
Doylestown Health is a comprehensive healthcare system of inpatient, outpatient and wellness education services connected to meet the health needs of all members of the local and regional community. Doylestown Hospital, the flagship to Doylestown Health has 271 beds and a Medical Staff of more than 435 physicians in over 50 specialties. An independent nonprofit health system, Doylestown Health is dedicated to providing innovative, patient-centered care for all ages.