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Delnor rated among state's best hospitals

Geneva hospital ranked on U.S. News & World Report list

Published: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 5:04 p.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 7:59 p.m. CDT
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Delnor Hospital is ranked among the "Best Hospitals in Chicago and Illinois" by U.S. News & World Report.

GENEVA – Delnor Hospital, for the second consecutive year, has been ranked among the best hospitals in Chicago and Illinois by U.S. News & World Report. Another Cadence hospital, Central DuPage Hospital, also made the list.

Central DuPage Hospital ranks ninth on the state list. Delnor ranks 34th on the state list.

In addition, Central DuPage ranks 28th nationally among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics. Delnor is at 300 Randall Road, Geneva. Central DuPage Hospital is at 25 N. Winfield Road, Winfield.

“This achievement is a great honor for CDH and Delnor, and demonstrates the unwavering commitment by the hospitals’ medical staffs and clinicians to providing high-quality compassionate care to the patients we serve in the western suburbs and beyond,” said Mike Vivoda, president and chief executive officer of Cadence Health, according to a news release.

For 2014-15, U.S. News evaluated hospitals in 16 adult specialties and ranked the top 50 in most of the specialties, the release stated. Three percent of the nearly 5,000 hospitals that were analyzed for Best Hospitals 2014-15 earned national ranking in any specialty.

“The data tell the story – a hospital that emerged from our analysis as one of the best has much to be proud of,” U.S. News Health Rankings Editor Avery Comarow said, according to the release. “A ‘best hospital’ has demonstrated its expertise in treating the most challenging patients.”

The complete rankings are available at http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals.

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