March 8, 2017

The Reviews Are In! Mission Hospital Ranked Best in NC, Top 1% in Nation

Do you ever check Yelp reviews before you make a dinner reservation? Or Rotten Tomatoes before you see a movie? What about when you need the best healthcare? These kinds of reviews are available for healthcare, too, where you can see how people rate their care and how hospitals around you stack up.

You — our patients and families — are the reason we’re here, and that’s why we’re over the moon that your outcomes and feedback helped us to be rated the best in North Carolina and even among the best in the nation. In 2016, Mission Hospital ranked among the top 1 percent of “Best Hospitals” nationally by Healthgrades for the sixth year in a row. Business North Carolina agreed, recently announcing the state’s top performers, with Mission Hospital ranked No. 1.

What does that mean for you?

Based solely on clinical quality outcomes, at a Healthgrades America’s Best Hospital™, patients are “more likely to have a successful treatment without major complications — and have a lower chance of dying.” These distinctions reflect the excellence, quality and safety that you — our patients — consistently experienced at Mission Hospital. From how well your provider or nurse communicated with you, to their knowledge, expertise and compassion, to how safe and comfortable you felt. After all the reviews were in, your grades ranked Mission Hospital as the best, with 83 percent saying you “would definitely recommend” us.

By the numbers

Your feedback put us above the national average in 9 of 10 categories, and you rated us “better than expected” in 10 measures of safety.

When those we serve believe that the best care is close to home, that means your friends, family and loved ones have access to this top level of care. We know you want to have confidence in your care — and our commitment is stronger than ever to make sure western North Carolina has care that’s the best of the best in the nation, right in your own backyard.

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