Englewood, CO, November 10, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- HCA/HealthONE’s Swedish Medical Center today announced that it is has been named a 2018 Best of the Best award recipient by Colorado Community Media, a contest voted on by readers of local media publications. The award recognizes distinguished businesses in Colorado and Swedish is proud to be acknowledged by Centennial, Colorado, and Englewood, Colorado, as the best hospital to receive care for 2018.
“Swedish Medical Center has long been committed to serving the Denver metro area and we are honored to be chosen for this award,” said Richard Hammett, President and CEO of Swedish Medical Center.
Swedish Medical Center has a deep commitment to the community it serves and offers many programs that promote health and well-being including, free health seminars, educational outreach, and strong support in local organizations. In 2018, Swedish Medical Center was named in the top ten rankings among the Best Hospitals in the Denver metro area by U.S. News and World Report.
About Swedish Medical Center
Swedish Medical Center, part of HCA’s HealthONE, is located in the south metro Denver area where it has been a proud member of the community for more than 110 years. An acute care hospital with 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of approximately 2,000 dedicated employees, 300 volunteers and 1,400 physicians.
With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes, Swedish serves as the Rocky Mountain Region’s referral center for the most advanced stroke treatment, and was the state’s first Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Swedish also serves as the region’s neurotrauma and orthopedic trauma provider and is the south Denver metro area’s only level I trauma facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center. Over 150 facilities regularly transfer highly complex cases to Swedish.
Swedish Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical specialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heart care, neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and joint replacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care, gynecology and urology. Additional information about the hospital is available at www.SwedishHospital.com