Barnes-Jewish Earns U.S. News & World Report Recognition for 26th Straight Year
Barnes-Jewish Hospital, which has been a Werremeyer Creative client since 2012, ranks as the top hospital in Missouri and 11th-best in the America according to U.S. News & World Report. This marks the 26th consecutive year that Barnes-Jewish has been listed on USNWR’s honor roll.
Cited as a hospital which “delivers exceptional treatment in multiple care areas,” Barnes-Jewish has also received top 12 national rankings in neurology & neurosurgery (7th), diabetes & endocrinology (10th), pulmonology (10th), cardiology & heart surgery (12th) and gynecology (12th).
Werremeyer has worked on a variety of Barnes-Jewish projects and currently manages all aspects of Curiosus. The bi-annual publication focuses on medical science innovation. It engages consumers and physicians while encouraging brand loyalty and patient referrals.
“Congratulations to our friends at Barnes-Jewish Hospital on this well-deserved recognition,” Werremeyer Creative President & CEO Gretchen Land said. “Barnes-Jewish is clearly one of the most respected medical institutions in the United States, and we are very honored to have them as a client. We look forward to working with them for many years to come.”
U.S. News & World Report compared more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions to compile its 2018-19 rankings. Most areas are based primarily on objective measures such as risk-adjusted survival and readmission rates, volume, patient experience, patient safety, quality of nursing and other care-related indicators.
About Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is the largest hospital in Missouri and largest private employer in the St. Louis region. An affiliated teaching hospital for the Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes-Jewish has an 1,800-member medical staff with many who are recognized as “Best Doctors in America.” They are supported by residents, interns and fellows, in addition to nurses, technicians and other health-care professionals. Barnes-Jewish Hospital was created by the 1996 merger of Barnes Hospital and The Jewish Hospital of St. Louis. Barnes-Jewish is a member of BJC HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest health-care organizations.
About Werremeyer Creative
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