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Report ranks High Point Regional as 4th-best hospital in NC

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — A recent U.S. News & World report of the country’s ‘Best Hospitals’ lists High Point Regional Health System as the best non-academic hospital in North Carolina and the fourth-best hospital in the state.

“We are proud to be recognized as one of the best hospitals in the state,” health system president Jeffrey Miller said in a statement.  “This speaks to the exemplary staff we have and to our commitment of providing exceptional health care services to the people of our region.”

The report, which has been produced annually for 23 years, lists 732 hospitals out of the nearly 4,800 in the U.S. and follows a “rigorous” criteria.

High Point Regional also ranked 26th for treatment of diabetes and endocrinology.  In addition, it was designated as a “high performer” in seven specialty areas including gastroenterology, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurosurgery, pulmonology and urology.

“For more than 100 years we have been committed to providing the best health care to the High Point community and we will continue to focus on that in the years ahead,” Miller said.

The Hayworth Cancer Center at High Point Regional was also the highest-ranking community cancer center in the Piedmont Triad for the fourth consecutive year.

To see the full U.S. News & World report, visit Health.USNews.com.