Jefferson Abington Hospital Ranked 7th in Philadelphia Metro Area in U.S. News & World Report 2021-2022 Ranking
August 10, 2021 (ABINGTON, PA) -- Jefferson Abington Hospital has been ranked 7th in the Philadelphia Metro area and 13th in Pennsylvania in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 “Best Hospitals” ranking.
U.S. News & World Report also rated hospitals for 17 common procedures and conditions. Jefferson Abington Hospital was rated as high performing in the following categories:
- Aortic Valve Surgery
- Congestive Heart Failure
- Colon Cancer Surgery
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
- Heart Attack
- Hip Replacement
- Knee Replacement
- Kidney Failure
In addition to procedures and conditions, Jefferson Abington Hospital was also rated high performing in one specialty area: Diabetes & Endocrinology.
“We are truly honored to be recognized among the nation’s best in U.S. News & World Report’s annual hospital ranking,” says Alison Ferren, president & chief operating officer, Jefferson Health – Abington. “Our clinicians and staff take pride in putting our patients first and improving lives each and every day. This prestigious recognition echoes our continued commitment to providing exceptional, high quality patient care and service.”
For the 2021-2022 rankings, U.S. News & World Report evaluated nearly every hospital nationwide—more than 4,500 in total. The annual rankings, now in their 32nd year, are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care.
About Jefferson Health - Abington
Jefferson Health – Abington encompasses Jefferson Abington Hospital in Abington, PA, Jefferson Lansdale Hospital in Hatfield Township, PA, and seven convenient outpatient facilities located in Blue Bell, Elkins Park, Horsham, Lower Gwynedd, Montgomeryville, Warminster and Willow Grove. More than 1,400 physicians are on staff at both Jefferson Abington Hospital and Jefferson Lansdale Hospital. Jefferson Health - Abington is part of Jefferson Health and Jefferson, an organization dedicated to providing the highest quality, compassionate clinical care for patients, educating the health professionals of tomorrow, and discovering new treatments and therapies that will define the future of health care.