Two University of Maryland Medical System Hospitals Ranked Among Top Three In Maryland
August 01, 2023
Two University of Maryland Medical System hospitals—the University of Maryland Medical Center (Downtown Campus) and UM St. Joseph Medical Center—rank among the top three hospitals in the Baltimore region and the state, according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2023 Best Hospitals, released today.
“Having two of the top three hospitals both in metro Baltimore and in the state of Maryland is indeed a proud moment for all of us at the University of Maryland Medical System,” said Mohan Suntha, MD, MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer of UMMS. "This is another example of the work that our team members do every single day to provide ‘A Better State of Care’ across all of the communities in which we are privileged to serve.”
The U.S. News rankings are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or for common elective procedures.
Eight UMMS hospitals earned recognition by U.S. News for "High Performing" in specific specialties, procedures and conditions:
“We are proud that the University of Maryland Medical Center is consistently recognized among the nation’s very best,” said Bert W. O'Malley, MD, President and Chief Executive Officer, UMMC. “This is yet another acknowledgment of our team’s extraordinary dedication to advancing patient care through innovation, a relentless focus on quality and the world-class expertise needed to take on the most complex cases.”
"UM St. Joseph Medical Center is proud to be continually recognized as one of Maryland's top, trusted health care providers," said Thomas B. Smyth, MD, UM SJMC’s President and Chief Executive Officer. "This recognition affirms, once again, that our team members’ steadfast focus on patient safety and high quality, patient-centered care makes UM St. Joseph a destination in Maryland for life-changing and life-saving medical care."