The results are in—and our hospitals rank among the best in the nation.
Six Fairview hospitals received four stars or higher in overall hospital quality from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS evaluates more than 4,000 hospitals nationwide and assigns them one to five stars, with five being the best possible rating.
Designed to help patients compare hospitals, the CMS rating system is based on 57 publicly reported quality measures across performance areas such as patient experience, safety of care, readmission and effectiveness of care.
“Our patients come first—always,” says Mark Welton, MD, Fairview’s chief medical officer. “We’re constantly looking for ways to get better and do better for those we serve. To have that work recognized makes me incredibly proud.”
Fairview’s top-rated hospitals are:
Fairview Southdale was one of only eight hospitals in Minnesota—and 337 nationwide—to receive a five-star rating.
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