(PASADENA, Calif. –December 7, 2015) — Huntington Hospital
has been named on the 2015 list of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems
With Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs” by Becker's Hospital Review.
“Huntington Hospital’s neurosurgery and spine programs are
dedicated to providing leading-edge clinical care for the full spectrum
of conditions,” said Stephen A. Ralph, president and CEO, Huntington
Hospital. “We are proud to be recognized by Becker’s Hospital
Review, to bring further awareness of the high-level of care we provide
to our neurosurgical and spine patients.”
Two specially equipped neurosurgical suites, neurosurgery intensive care
capabilities and a stroke unit staffed by specially trained neurosciences
and critical care nurses ensure Huntington Hospital neurosurgical patients
receive the highest level of care.
In addition, the Spine Program at Huntington Hospital is a leading center
for comprehensive spine care. The hospital’s nationally recognized
spine surgeons have extensive experience in the treatment of spinal degenerative
disease such as spinal lumbar stenosis and traumatic disorders and deformity.
Huntington Hospital also uses minimally invasive techniques to treat a
variety of conditions. These techniques tend to shorten the time patients
spend in the hospital and speed recovery time as well.
The hospitals and health systems on this year's Becker's Hospital
Review’s list are national leaders in neurosciences, providing treatment
for patients with various brain and spine conditions. They have received
recognition for excellence from various reputable organizations in areas
such as neurosurgery, spine surgery and stroke care.
Becker's Hospital Review selected hospitals for inclusion based on
national rankings and awards from several institutions, including U.S.
News & World Report national and regional rankings for neurology and
neurosurgery, CareChex rankings for neurological care, neurosurgery and
spine surgery, Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery designation,
Healthgrades neurosurgery, spine and stroke care awards and Magnet designation
for nursing excellence.
About Becker’s Hospital Review
Becker's Hospital Review is a monthly publication offering up-to-date
business and legal news and analysis relating to hospitals and health
systems. Content is geared toward high-level hospital leaders, and we
work to provide valuable content, including hospital and health system
news, best practices and legal guidance specifically for these decision-makers.
Each issue of Becker's Hospital Review reaches more than 18,000 people,
primarily acute care hospital CEOs, CFOs and CIOs.