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SJMH 9th in Houston US News & World Report

San Jacinto Methodist Hospital makes U.S. News & World Report´s Best Metro–Area Hospitals list

U.S. News & World Report named San Jacinto Methodist Hospital to its inaugural Best Metro Area Hospitals list, with the hospital taking the ninth spot in the Houston Metropolitan area.

San Jacinto Methodist Hospital was recognized among the best in the Houston area based on a record of high performance in the following key specialties:

  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology
"Houston is known throughout the nation and parts of the world for its advanced medical technology and expertise. Being named eighth to this prestigious list is a huge accomplishment. This recognition is a testament to the outstanding care and service that is provided by the employees and medical staff of San Jacinto Methodist Hospital. Our goal is to continue to excel at providing this level of care to our community," says Donna Gares, President and CEO San Jacinto Methodist Hospital.

"This impressive showing by our hospitals, and our consistent ranking by U.S. News over the past two decades, highlights our commitment to our patients throughout the Houston area," said Ron Girotto, president and CEO of The Methodist Hospital System. "Having all of our eligible hospitals ranked is an honor and a testament to the quality of health care our physicians and staff provide our community every day."

San Jacinto Methodist Hospital makes U.S. News & World Report's Best Metro-Area Hospitals list

U.S. News ranked hospitals within all 52 U.S. metro areas with populations of one million or more, using existing data from the 2010–11 Best Hospitals list. The metro rankings identify hospitals that scored in the top 25 percent among its peers and performed nearly as well as the nationally ranked Best Hospitals in at least one of 16 adult specialties.

The new rankings add 490 of these high–performing hospitals to the 132 nationally ranked Best Hospitals in the metro areas. The metro area rankings will be updated in July at the same time the 2011–12 National Best Hospitals rankings are posted online.

For more information on services provided by San Jacinto Methodist Hospital please call 832-556-6543 or visit www.sanjacintomethodist.com.