GAINESVILLE, Ga. – Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is recognized as number one in the state in several categories in the article, "Top Georgia Hospitals," which appears in the December 2010 issue of Georgia Trend magazine. The article lists HealthGrades® scores for 15 clinical categories and reveals the top 10 hospitals in the state for each category. Some of NGMC's #1 rankings include:
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HealthGrades’ hospital ratings and awards reflect the track record of patient outcomes at hospitals in the form of mortality and complication rates. HealthGrades rates hospitals independently based on data that hospitals submit to the federal government. No hospital can opt in or out of being rated, and no hospital pays to be rated.