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October 25, 2011

Survey: St. Joseph Medical Center Among Best Hospitals In Region

St. Joseph Medical Center of Tacoma, part of the Franciscan Health System, is ranked among the best hospitals in the greater Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan market by U.S. News and World Report magazine.

The magazine's 2011 survey acknowledges the 343-bed medical center for patient satisfaction in nephrology and orthopedics. Of patients surveyed, 74 percent indicated they would recommend St. Joseph Medical Center to family and friends. That percentage is higher than both the state and national averages for hospitals.

Read the complete list of Best Hospitals in Seattle-Tacoma online.

St. Joseph Medical Center was established in 1891 by the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia.

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