Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Ranked by Newsweek as One of World’s Best Hospitals 2020
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital has been recognized as part of the Newsweek annual list of World’s Best Hospitals for 2020. This prestigious award is presented by Newsweek and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The awards list can currently be viewed on the Newsweek website.
Newsweek and Statista partnered to rank the leading hospitals in 21 countries, using a complex methodology to ensure the quality and validity of the lists. Three data sources were used for the evaluation: hospital recommendations from peers, patient experience and various medical key performance indicators.
Out of the thousands of hospitals in the United States, Newsweek recognized 281 for the U.S. list. Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital was ranked #135 in the nation and #22 in California. It is the only hospital on the Newsweek list located between Los Angeles County and the Bay Area.