MANHASSET, NY – North Shore University Hospital’s commitment to the community, exemplified by excellent patient care, innovation and focus on research landed the Manhasset hospital on Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2015 list of the “100 Great Hospitals in America.”
North Shore joins a group of hospitals recognized for their many medical and scientific breakthroughs as well as their delivery of best-in-class patient care. The recognized hospitals are also considered stalwarts of their communities by serving as research hubs and focusing on wellness.
“It’s satisfying to see that our commitment to innovation and promoting good health has been recognized by a prestigious organization such as Becker’s Hospital Review,” said Alessandro Bellucci, MD, executive director of NSUH. “At North Shore, we stress the importance of going above and beyond the boundaries of traditional patient care, using research and community outreach to ensure the well being of the thousands of patients we serve.”
Becker's editorial team looked at reputable hospital ranking sources such as US News & World Report, Truven Health Analytics, Healthgrades, Magnet designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, The Leapfrog Group and several other resources to compile the list.
The complete list can be read here.
About North Shore-LIJ Health System
One of the nation's largest health systems, North Shore-LIJ delivers world-class clinical care throughout the New York metropolitan area, pioneering research at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, a visionary approach to medical education highlighted by the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, and healthcare coverage to individuals, families and businesses through the CareConnect Insurance Co. Inc. North Shore-LIJ cares for people at every stage of life at 19 hospitals and more than 400 outpatient physician practices throughout the region. North Shore-LIJ’s owned hospitals and long-term care facilities house more than 6,400 beds, employ nearly 11,000 nurses and have affiliations with about 10,000 physicians. With a workforce of about 54,000, North Shore-LIJ is the largest private employer in New York State. For more information, go to www.northshorelij.com.