EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (RELEASE FROM MAYO CLINIC HEALTH SYSTEM)-- Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is ranked No. 6 in Wisconsin and is recognized as the No. 1 hospital in northwestern Wisconsin in the 25th U.S. News & World Report annual America’s Best Hospitals list released today.
Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire also was recognized as “high performing” in:
• Cardiology and heart surgery
• Gastroenterology and GI surgery
“We strive to give patients comprehensive, whole-person care, so being included in this national ranking is a great honor and demonstrates the hard work of all our employees,” says Randall Linton, M.D., president and CEO of Mayo Clinic Health System sites in northwest Wisconsin.
Also in Wisconsin, Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare in La Crosse is ranked No. 14 in the state and is recognized among the Best Hospitals in southwestern Wisconsin. The La Crosse site also is recognized as high performing in urology.
Nationally, Mayo Clinic has achieved the highest honor in U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of top hospitals. Mayo Clinic earned more No. 1 rankings than any other provider, ranking first or second in 11 of the 12 specialties based on reputation, services and volumes, safety and clinical outcomes.
“We have a deep commitment to delivering high-value health care that best meets patients’ needs,” says John Noseworthy, M.D., Mayo Clinic president and CEO. “We owe our success to truly dedicated staff that provide a seamless patient experience and the care that each individual needs.”
U.S. News & World Report ranked Mayo Clinic No. 1 in eight specialties on the 2014-15 Honor Roll including: diabetes and endocrinology; ear, nose & throat; gastroenterology and GI surgery; geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery; and pulmonology.