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15 Top Health Systems Winners
Truven Health Names 15 Best Health Systems in the Nation
Truven Health has released this year's winners of the annual 15 Top Health Systems award. Get the details and learn about the 15 Best Health Systems study here.

100 Top Hospital Visionary Winners video
What Makes Our Winners Different?

View this quick video to learn about the visionary leadership of our 100 Top Hospitals winners — and what has made this esteemed program stand out for more than 20 years.

Research Findings
  • Hospital Performance Differences by Ownership, Size, and Teaching Status
    Our research shows that not-for-profit church-owned hospitals have had the greatest success achieving balanced excellence, but no one size or teaching status category is superior on all metrics.
  • Health System Members Outperform Independent Hospitals
    In the past, the benefits of health system membership have been difficult to prove statistically. Now, a recent study finds that health system member hospitals significantly outperform independent hospitals. Read the study.
  • Eight Evidence-Based Recommendations Improve Performance
    Dr. Lawrence Prybil, UK College of Public Health, recently completed a study of governing boards in the largest health systems. The findings provide the basis for recommendations to assist CEOs in evaluating and improving performance. Learn more.
Understanding Our Methodologies
Learn more about the key performance measures that are tracked in our 100 Top Hospitals methodologies.