Healthgrades recognizes hospitals that deliver superior patient outcomes within 16 service lines. These hospitals are recipients of Healthgrades Specialty Excellence Awards™. From each service line recipient list, we further distinguish hospitals that stand out as () America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Specialty Care™. For Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery, we name the top 50 hospitals.
Annual Report to the Nation: Each year, Healthgrades Annual Report to the Nation seeks to educate
the public about variations in hospital quality and help consumers make
informed healthcare decisions. Our reporting also investigates the
latest trends and innovations that impact patient care.