Six of the Becker’s Hospital Review 81 Physician-Owned Hospitals to Know are in North Texas. There are only about 240 in the United States: The ones on Becker’s list scored recognition from Truven Health Analytics, Healthgrades, The Joint Commission, Press Ganey, and CareChex. The North Texas hospitals are listed below with text quoted from Becker’s.
Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital (Dallas).
“Established in 2002, the Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital was the first hospital in north Texas devoted exclusively to the treatment of heart and vascular patients. In 2013, the 64-bed facility received Healthgrades’ Patient Safety Excellence Award for its work. It has also been recognized with Healthgrades’ Vascular Surgery Excellence Award for the last three years and the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from 2011 through 2013. The hospital has also received numerous other awards, including the Press Ganey Summit Award, recognizing excellence in patient satisfaction, in 2010, 2011 and 2012.”
Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington
“The 24-bed Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington, which opened in 2010, specializes in comprehensive inpatient and outpatient treatment of orthopedic and spine disorders, from simple strains to complex spine surgeries. It received the Joint Replacement Excellence Award from Healthgrades in 2014. Healthgrades also recognized the hospital with the Patient Safety Excellence Award and Outstanding Patient Experience Award in 2013. Additionally, The Joint Commission has recognized Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington with its Gold Seal of Approval for its hip and knee replacement programs and spine care program.”
North Central Surgical Center (Dallas)
“Opened in 2005, physicians at North Central Surgical Center perform more than 11,000 procedures each year in its 10 operating rooms and three procedure rooms. The partially physician-owned hospital is an affiliate of Baylor Health Care System and managed by United Surgical Partners International. In 2014, North Central Surgical Center earned the Joint Replacement Excellence Award from Healthgrades as well as the Outstanding Patient Experience Award, which it also received in 2013.”
Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery (Plano)
“Since 2005, this multispecialty surgical hospital has offered excellence in surgical care, imaging services and other special procedures. This 18-bed facility is known as one of the top gynecologic surgery hospitals in the nation, as it received the Gynecology Surgery Excellence Award from Healthgrades in 2011, 2012 and 2013. Texas Health Center for Diagnostics & Surgery also offers a superior patient experience, which was recognized in 2013 when Healthgrades presented the hospital with the Outstanding Patient Experience Award.”
USMD Hospital at Arlington
“Founded in 2003, this 32-bed hospital offers many surgical procedures and has repeatedly earned national praise for them. In 2014, USMD at Arlington earned the Prostate Surgery Excellence Award from Healthgrades. The hospital also earned HealthGrade’s Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award and Prostatectomy Excellence Award from 2011 to 2013. Along with top-ranked surgery specialties, USMD also offers an exceptional patient experience. The hospital earned the Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for patient satisfaction in 2013.”
USMD Hospital at Fort Worth
“USMD at Forth Worth, an eight-bed hospital offers, surgical procedures ranked among the top in the country. In 2013, USMD at Forth Worth earned the Prostatectomy Excellence Award from Healthgrades, and in 2014, it received the Prostate Surgery Excellence Award. USMD Hospital at Forth Worth received the Patient Safety Excellence Award from Healthgrades in 2013. Along with its top-ranked specialties and safety excellence, the hospital also offers an exceptional patient experience. USMD Hospital at Fort Worth earned the Patient Experience Award for its patient satisfaction in 2013 from Healthgrades.”