The best hospitals in the country aren’t always the most expensive, according to new rankings released Thursday.
But according to data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the hospitals that are the best for the most people tend to be the most accessible and provide the best medical care.
Here are some of the top 10 hospitals in each state:1.
Columbia Memorial Hospital, Columbia, South Carolina — Located in Charleston, South Carolinians will recognize this hospital as the home of the first black doctor, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. It has been a leader in patient care and quality care, and is a center of excellence for breast cancer care.
The hospital also has one of the largest patient populations in the nation, with more than 5,500 patients per day.
The hospitals operating rooms, medical labs and surgical suites are among the best in the world, according the CDC.
It also has the lowest cost of living in the United States.2.
South Carolina Memorial Medical Center, Columbia — South Carolina has one other state’s hospital with the title of Best Hospitals in the Country.
This is Columbia Memorial, the nation’s only publicly funded health system that is the oldest continuously operating hospital in the state.
The hospital provides care for more than 1 million people, with some of its greatest accomplishments being a program to treat breast cancer.
The health system also has a high quality of care.
The nation’s oldest hospital is the world’s only one with an all-payer system.3.
West Virginia Medical Center-Charleston, West Virginia — The second-most expensive state, West Virginians will know this hospital for its work in treating breast cancer and other health issues.
West Virginias hospitals are among those with the best outcomes.
The system has more than 700,000 beds and is one of only a handful of hospitals nationwide that are part of the Health Net system.4.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center–Tulsa, Oklahoma — This hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has been one of three national leaders in treating patients with pre-cancerous lesions, as well as treating the critically ill.
The system also is home to a full range of health services, including the largest surgical facility in the U, which is one reason this hospital is ranked first for overall patient satisfaction.5.
Ohio State University Hospital–Columbus, Ohio — Ohioans are going to see this hospital first hand.
Ohio is ranked fifth for quality of patient care, according data from CDC.
The University of Cincinnati Medical Center is second, with its surgical suites ranked fifth and its orthopedic clinic ranked fifth.6.
Baylor College of Medicine–Houston, Texas — Baylor College has long been known for providing top-notch care for its patients, and has the third-best hospital in Texas.
Baylor Medical Center has been named one of “The Best Hospriitals in America” and has been ranked the fifth-best in the whole nation.
The university is one in a series of medical schools that are ranked in the top five for patient satisfaction and quality of medical care in the entire country.7.
Emory University Medical Campus-Atlanta, Georgia– Emory Medical Campus is located in Atlanta, Georgia, and serves as a leading center of care for patients with diabetes, heart disease, asthma, and other illnesses.
This hospital has been rated the fourth-best health care center in the American Heart Association, and the best-in-America for medical education.8.
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, North Carolina– The hospital is home of UNC Health Care, which has been recognized as one of America’s best medical schools for more.
Its campuses are ranked as the sixth-best hospitals in America, and it has been listed as a Top 10 health care provider by the American College of Surgeons.9.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital–Dallas, Texas– The Texas Health Care System is home for many of the nation s top hospitals, including Memorial Hermann, University of Texas Medical Branch, and Childrens Hospital Dallas.
The network is known for its care of cancer patients, diabetes patients, asthma patients, depression patients, kidney patients, hypertension patients, chronic kidney disease patients, stroke patients, obesity patients, breast cancer patients and other conditions.10.
University Hospitals of Southern California–Los Angeles, California– The University Hosps of Southern Cal is one among the largest hospitals in California and serves more than 2.4 million patients a year.
It is home-grown and has grown from a single-patient facility in 1966 to a hospital with more beds than any other in the Southwest.
The hospitals is ranked in line with other hospitals in North America, ranking as the fourth best hospital for health care quality.