Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH) has been recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the 90 exceptional institutions nationwide included on the 2023 “Great Hospitals in America” list. Becker’s celebrates U.S. hospitals recognized for their commitment to clinical excellence, patient safety, innovation, research and education, and patient satisfaction. SBUH is the only hospital in Suffolk County featured and one of only two on Long Island to make the list.
“I’m delighted that Stony Brook University Hospital is being recognized as one of America’s top hospitals,” said Hal Paz, MD, executive vice president for Health Sciences, Stony Brook University and CEO, Stony Brook University Medicine. “Our healthcare system consistently serves as a leading force in patient care, education and research at a national level. This recognition is a testament to the exceptional efforts and unwavering commitment of the remarkable teams at Stony Brook.”
SBUH’s clinical excellence is evidenced by its exceptional patient outcomes, innovative treatments and advanced medical practices in which patient safety is a top priority.
“Exceptional results can only be achieved when a hospital dedicates itself to maintaining high standards of quality and continuously improving across the entire organization,” said Carol A. Gomes, CEO of Stony Brook University Hospital.
As a leading academic health center, SBUH is dedicated to advancing medical knowledge and driving innovation. The hospital’s robust research programs and collaborations contribute to breakthroughs and discoveries that shape the future of medicine. Additionally, Stony Brook’s commitment to education ensures the development of the next generation of healthcare professionals, further enriching the field. SBUH’s expertise and contributions to advancements in the healthcare field as a whole continue to positively impact both local communities and the broader healthcare landscape.