Norfolk, VA (July 18, 2013) — Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is recognized as the number one ranked hospital in Virginia in the 2013-14 America’s Best Hospitals ranking of U.S. News & World Report. Contributing to Virginia’s top hospital ranking, which it shares with VCU this year, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital was recognized with 10 top performing programs in total, two nationally ranked and eight “high-performing.” These programs include:
Top 50 Nationally Ranking
- (#35) Cardiology & Heart Surgery
- (#48) Nephrology
High-Performing Specialty Ranking
- Diabetes & Endocrinology
- Ear, Nose & Throat
- Gastroenterology & GI Surgery
In addition to state rankings, U.S. News also recognized Sentara Norfolk General Hospital as number one in the Hampton Roads metro area.
“Our outstanding employees and physician partners make this ranking possible," says Kurt Hofelich, President of Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. "From our cutting-edge clinical programs to our Level I trauma center,” Hofelich continues, “Sentara Norfolk General Hospital has become a regional resource for consumers looking for high quality care and advanced programs.”
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