Top 100 critical access hospitals for 2018

Here are the 2018 Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the U.S., including 19 first-time recipients, according to The National Rural Health Association's Rural Health Policy Institute, iVantage Health Analytics and The Chartis Center for Rural Health.

The hospitals included in this list are top performers in managing risk, achieving higher quality, securing better outcomes, increasing patient satisfaction and operating at a lower cost than their peers.

Note: Becker's Hospital Review did not determine the hospitals included on this list. To submit nominations for Becker's 50 critical access hospitals to know 2018 list, click here

Here are the top 100 critical access hospitals in the U.S., listed by state.

Colorado

Gunnison (Colo.) Valley Hospital
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center (Salida)

Iowa

Alegent Health Community Memorial Hospital (Missouri Valley)
Audubon (Iowa) County Memorial Hospital
Avera Holy Family Hospital (Estherville)
Cass County Memorial Hospital (Atlantic)
Cherokee (Iowa) Regional Medical Center
Decatur County Hospital (Leon)
Floyd Valley Hospital (Le Mars)
Guthrie County Hospital (Guthrie Center)
Loring Hospital (Sac City)
Madison County Memorial Hospital (Winterset)
Mahaska Health Partnership (Oskaloosa)
Mitchell County Regional Health (Osage)
Myrtue Medical Center (Harlan)
Winneshiek Medical Center (Decorah)

Idaho

Bear Lake Memorial Hospital (Montpelier)
Benewah Community Hospital (St. Maries)
Franklin County Medical Center (Preston)
Steele Memorial Medical Center (Salmon)

Illinois

Crawford Memorial Hospital (Robinson)

Indiana

Margaret Mary Community Hospital (Batesville)

Kansas

Cheyenne County Hospital (St. Francis)
Community Memorial Healthcare (Marysville)
Gove County Medical Center (Quinter)
Graham County Hospital (Hill City)
Kingman (Kan.) Community Hospital
Nemaha Valley Community Hospital (Seneca)
Newman Regional Health (Emporia)
Osborne (Kan.) County Memorial Hospital
Ottawa County Health Center (Minneapolis)
Rawlins County Health Center (Atwood)
Rooks County Health Center (Plainville)
Russell (Kan.) Regional Hospital
Sabetha (Kan.) Community Hospital
Smith County Memorial Hospital (Smith Center)
Trego County Lemke Memorial Hospital (WaKeeney)

Kentucky

Cumberland County Hospital (Burkesville)

Massachusetts

Fairview Hospital (Great Barrington)

Maine

Millinocket (Maine) Regional Hospital
Redington Fairview General Hospital (Skowhegan)

Michigan

Aspirus Grand View Hospital (Ironwood)
Aspirus Iron River (Mich.) Hospital & Clinics

Minnesota

Johnson Memorial Hospital (Dawson)
Lifecare Medical Center (Roseau)
New Ulm (Minn.) Medical Center
Riverwood Healthcare Center (Aitkin)
Sanford Luverne (Minn.) Medical Center

Montana

Barrett Memorial Hospital (Dillon)
Central Montana Medical Center (Lewistown)
Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital (Glasgow)
Holy Rosary Healthcare (Miles City)
Livingston (Mont.) Healthcare
Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital (Hamilton)

North Carolina

Angel Medical Center (Franklin)
Ashe Memorial Hospital (Jefferson)
Transylvania Regional Hospital (Brevard)

North Dakota

Carrington (N.D.) Health Center
Chi Lisbon (N.D.) Health
Jamestown (N.D.) Regional Medical Center
Linton (N.D.) Hospital
Pembina County Memorial Hospital (Cavalier)
Sanford Mayville (N.D.)
St. Andrew's Health Center (Bottineau)
St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center (Dickinson)
The Mercy Hospital of Devils Lake (N.D.)
West River Regional Medical Center (Hettinger)

Nebraska

Avera St. Anthony's Hospital (O'Neill)
Box Butte General Hospital (Alliance)
Brodstone Memorial Hospital (Superior)
Brown County Hospital (Ainsworth)
Cherry County Hospital (Valentine)
Community Hospital (McCook)
Community Medical Center (Falls City)
Howard County Medical Center (St. Paul)
Jefferson Community Health Center (Fairbury)
Memorial Health Care Systems (Seward)
Phelps Memorial Health Center (Holdrege)
Sidney (Neb.) Regional Medical Center
York (Neb.) General Hospital

New Hampshire

Androscoggin Valley Hospital (Berlin)

Oklahoma

Mercy Hospital (Watonga)

Oregon

Grande Ronde Hospital (La Grande)
Saint Alphonsus Medical Center (Baker City)
Tillamook (Ore.) County General Hospital
Wallowa Memorial Hospital (Enterprise)

South Dakota

Avera Hand County Memorial Hospital (Miller)
Milbank (S.D.) Area Hospital/Avera Health
Sanford Hospital (Webster)

Texas

Mitchell County Hospital District (Colorado City)

Vermont

North Country Hospital and Health Center (Newport)

Washington

Whitman Hospital and Medical Center (Colfax)

Wisconsin

Aspirus Medford (Wis.) Hospital
Aspirus Langlade Hospital (Antigo)
Memorial Medical Center (Ashland)
River Falls (Wis.) Area Hospital
Upland Hills Health (Dodgeville)
Westfields Hospital (New Richmond)

Wyoming

Star Valley Medical Center (Afton)
Washakie Medical Center (Worland)

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