… in the Minneapolis Star Tribune notes that the most charitable description of what’s been going on at the clubby University of Minnesota medical school would be “bizarre.”
Thursday, January 28, 2010
The Least Deadly Hospitals in Minnesota?
From a recent piece in Forbes:
Some regional hospitals do a better job preventing fatal complications than famous academic medical centers.
The following hospitals were designated as among the best hospitals in the country by HealthGrades, a hospital rating company based in Golden, Colo. Their low complication and mortality rates for a variety of procedures place them in the top 5% of hospitals nationwide, HealthGrades says. For more information about how HealthGrades compiles its ratings, please visit www.healthgrades.com/.
Fairview Ridges Hospital, Burnsville
Fairview Southdale Hospital, Edina
North Memorial, Robbinsdale
Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital, Minneapolis
Saint Cloud Hospital, Saint Cloud
Saint Luke Hospital, Duluth
Unity Hospital, Fridley
at 3:10 AM