• By Kevin Punsky

U.S. News & World Report ranks Mayo Clinic No. 1 in Jacksonville, a leading hospital nationally in cancer and 3 other areas

July 21, 2015

Mayo Clinic in Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — U.S. News & World Report again has named Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus to its annual list of “America’s Best Hospitals” published online today. Mayo Clinic is ranked No. 1 in the Jacksonville metro area, No. 4 in Florida and among the top 50 hospitals nationally in cancer, gastroenterology (GI) and GI surgery, geriatrics, and neurology and neurosurgery.

The Florida campus also was recognized as high performing in diabetes and endocrinology, ear, nose and throat, gynecology, nephrology, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology.

“This honor reflects the deep commitment of our staff to provide the highest quality of care to our patients every day,” says Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., CEO of Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus. “Our employees are critical to the success of Mayo Clinic. I’m extremely grateful for their dedication and commitment to making the patient experience the very best it can be.”

Journalists: Sound bites from Dr. Farrugia are available in the downloads.

MEDIA CONTACT: Kevin Punsky, Mayo Clinic Public Affairs, 904-953-0746, punsky.kevin@mayo.edu

To rank the best hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for more than 5,000 medical centers.

Mayo Clinic’s Rochester, Minnesota, campus earned the No. 2 overall spot on the “America’s Best Hospitals” list and took the No. 1 spot in Minnesota. Mayo Clinic’s Arizona campus was ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area.

The rankings were announced on the U.S. News & World Report website.

About Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit organization committed to medical research and education, and providing expert, whole-person care to everyone who needs healing. For more information, visit mayoclinic.com or newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org.

 

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