Spartanburg Medical Center is the second best hospital in South Carolina and the best hospital in the Upstate, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System (SRHS) announced Monday.
U.S. News & World Report, a digital news and information company, recently announced its list of the Palmetto State’s best hospitals.
Nine out of the state’s 90 hospitals were named on the list, with the Medical University of South Carolina earning the top spot.
“Rankings continue to validate our single-minded focus on delivering innovative services and excellent outcomes,” said Bruce Holstien, CEO of SRHS. “We are blessed to have an experienced and dedicated physician, clinical and administrative team.
AnMed Health Center was ranked No. 3 on the list. Greenville Health System’s Greer Memorial Hospital was tied for seventh.
Spartanburg Medical Center, according to the publication, had seven specialties that were considered “high performing.”
Those specialties included:
-Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
-Aortic valve surgery
-Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
-Colon cancer surgery
-Heart bypass surgery
-Lung cancer surgery
Spartanburg Medical Center, located at 101 E. Wood St. in Spartanburg, is a research and teaching hospital, according to the SRHS website.
It is licensed for 540 beds with more than 500 physicians that offer “state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for residents of a five-county area in North and South Carolina.”
The hospital’s services include emergency services, the Gibbs Cancer Center & Research Institute, Heart Center, hospice, Bearden-Josey Center for Breast Health, women, and children.
“The patient comes first at Spartanburg Medical Center,” the hospital’s President Phil Feisal said in a statement. “Not only do we care for patients while they are here at the hospital, but we also provide outreach in our community to keep folks healthy so they can live their lives to the fullest.”
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U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals in South Carolina:
- The Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
- Spartanburg Medical Center, Spartanburg
- AnMed Health Center, Anderson
- McLeod Regional Medical Center, Florence
- Providence Hospital, Columbia
- Roper St. Francis, Charleston
- Bon Secours St. Francis, Charleston
- GHS Greer Memorial Hospital
- Grand Strand Regional Medical Center