For the ninth consecutive year, the Roslyn-based St. Francis Hospital, been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the nation.
According to the report, St. Francis was ranked #13 for cardiology and heart surgery nationwide. It also rated among the top 50 hospitals in the U.S. in three other adult specialties: gastroenterology & GI surgery; geriatrics and orthopedics- the only hospital on Long Island to be nationally ranked in any adult specialty. St. Francis was also the top-ranked hospital on the Island and rated #6 in the New York metropolitan area.
“To consistently receive this nationwide recognition in cardiology and heart surgery as well as non-cardiac specialties is a testament to our ongoing mission of providing excellence in patient care,” said Ruth Hennessey, EVP & chief administrative officer. “Congratulations to the physicians, nurses, and staff at St. Francis for attaining this outstanding achievement for nearly a decade.”
St. Francis was also recognized by U.S. News as high performing regionally in three specialties: neurology and neurosurgery, pulmonology, and urology.