Providence St. Vincent Medical Center was designated a top hospital in the country for both patient safety and patient experience. The recognition comes from Healthgrades, an online resource for information about physicians and hospitals. Providence St. Vincent is a dual recipient of Healthgrades’ Patient Safety Excellence and Outstanding Patient Experience awards. That puts Providence St. Vincent in the top 2% of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide.

Providence Newberg Medical Center also received the Patient Safety Excellence award, making it in the top 10% of hospitals when it comes to safeguarding patients from serious, potentially preventable complications during their stay.

Providence Portland Medical Center and Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital also received Healthgrades’ Outstanding Patient Experience Award. Providence Portland Medical Center has received this award three years in a row and Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital six years in a row.