Healthgrades names 2019 Women's Care Award winners

Healthgrades recognized 234 hospitals across 15 states for excellence in women's healthcare services, the organization announced July 30.

To select the 2019 Women's Care Awards recipients, Healthgrades analyzed 2015-17 patient outcomes data for hospitals in 15 states. See below for a breakdown of Healthgrades' three Women's Care Awards for 2019:

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award

  • 64 hospital recipients recognized out of 630 eligible facilities.
  • Patients receiving care at winning hospitals had a 33.4 percent lower risk of complications, on average.

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award

  • 104 hospital recipients recognized out of 1,035 eligible facilities.
  • Patients receiving care at winning hospitals had a 39.2 percent lower risk of complications, on average.

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award

  • 70 hospital recipients recognized out of 699 eligible facilities.
  • Patients receiving care at winning hospitals had a 43.5 percent lower risk of complications, on average.

For more information about the awards and Healthgrades' methodology, click here.

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