- Triad rankings
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is among the top 50 hospitals nationally in 12 adult specialties, up from seven in 2012-13. The categories are: nephrology (No. 8), cancer (No. 12), pulmonology (No. 16), ear, nose and throat (No. 20); diabetes and endocrinology (No. 24), gastroenterology and GI surgery (No. 25), gynecology (No. 27), neurology and neurosurgery (No. 30), urology (No. 35), geriatrics (No. 39), cardiology and heart surgery (No. 46), and orthopedics (No. 48).
Forsyth Medical Center was listed as being “high performing” in eight adult specialties, up from six: diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics and pulmonology
Cone Health was listed as high performing in nine categories: diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology.
High Point Regional Hospital was listed as high performing in five categories: diabetes, geriatrics, nephrology, pulmonology, and urology.
Source: U.S. News & World Report
Posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 12:05 am
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s stature has improved significantly in a key non-government survey, placing it among the top 1 percent of hospitals nationally in performance for 16 adult specialty categories.
The U.S. News & World Report survey for fiscal 2013-14 was timed for release Tuesday. It was compiled by the Research Triangle Institute.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 12:05 am.