Does Seattle have good hospitals?

Seattle ranks as the 10th-best hospital city in the nation based on an assessment of overall health care infrastructure, quality of care and access, according to study by digital health-care services provider Medbelle.

What is the number one hospital in Seattle?

University of Washington Medical Center
University of Washington Medical Center has been named the No. 1 hospital in the greater Seattle/Puget Sound region in the U.S. News & World Reports first-ever Best Hospitals Metro Area rankings.

What is the number one hospital in Washington state?

The number 1 hospital in Washington is University of Washington Medical Center.

How reliable is WebMD?

In an article analyzing the reliability of WebMD, a Vox writer said, “Overall, the doctors I spoke to said they didn’t find anything exceptionally egregious about WebMD. But they noted the lack of context around some of the site’s medical advice, as well as a smattering of misinformation.”

How do I find the best surgeon in my area?

How to research a surgeon

  1. Confirm state credentials. The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) can tell you if the surgeon is licensed in your state.
  2. Confirm surgical certification.
  3. Uncover professional reprimands.
  4. Check ratings, number of procedures performed and complication rates.

Is the healthcare good in Washington?

Hawaii is the top state for health care. It’s followed by Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey and California to round out the top five….Health Care Rankings.

Rank 8
State Washington Washington
Health Care Access 12
Health Care Quality 13
Public Health 9

Is Swedish or UW medicine better?

UW School of Medicine ranked No. 1 in the nation for primary care, family medicine and rural medicine. , which is ranked by admissions in the first three quarters of 2015. Swedish Medical Center – First Hill ranked No.