Providence Health Named one of South Carolina's Best Hospitals by US News World Report

August 14, 2017

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U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018 Best Hospitals list identifies Providence Health as a High Performer in five areas of service, making it one the top hospitals in the state for a second year in a row.

Providence Health earned High Performing status for the following five procedures/conditions:

  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Heart Bypass Surgery
  • Heart Failure
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement

Of the nearly 100 hospitals in South Carolina, only nine meet the high standards U.S. News & World Report requires to be ranked. Providence Health tied with McLeod Regional Medical Center for fourth in the state, and was the only hospital in Columbia to make the Best of South Carolina Hospital list.

“Providence Health continues to be recognized as a top performer in our state,” says Market CEO Scott Campbell. “This honor speaks to our history of strength in both cardiac and orthopedic services,” added Campbell. “The new services that we are adding will represent the same careful construction and high demand for quality that are recognized in this ranking.”

The “Best Hospitals in South Carolina” were listed as follows:

#1 - MUSC Health-University Medical Center, Charleston, SC

Nationally ranked in 4 adult & 6 pediatric specialties

#2 - Spartanburg Medical Center, Spartanburg, SC 29303-3040

High Performing in 7 Procedures/Conditions

#3 - AnMed Health Medical Center, Anderson, SC

High Performing in 6 Procedures/Conditions


High Performing in 5 Procedures/Conditions

#4 - McLeod Regional Medical Center, Florence, SC

High Performing in 5 Procedures/Conditions

#5 - Roper St. Francis, Charleston, SC

High Performing in 4 Procedures/Conditions

#7 - Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital, Charleston, SC (3-way tie)

High Performing in 2 Procedures/Conditions

#7 - GHS Greer Memorial Hospital, Greer, SC (3-way tie)

High Performing in 3 Procedures/Conditions

#7 - Grand Strand Regional Medical Center, Myrtle Beach, SC (3-way tie)

High Performing in 3 Procedures/Conditions

The complete list is available on the web here: