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MUSC Ranked One of Top 50 Hospitals in U.S.

9:24 AM, Jul 16, 2013   |    comments
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Charleston, SC (WLTX) -- The Medical University of South Carolina has been named the #1 hospital in South Carolina, according to US News and World Report.

With this ranking, it places MUSC in one of the top 50 hospitals in the country, ranking it high for the treatment of ear, nose, and throat disorders, as well as nephrology, and rheumatology. The hospital also received high performance laurels for treatment of cancer, gynecological disorders, cardiology & heart surgery, and orthopedics.

In the Midlands of South Carolina, Florence's McLeod Health ranks the best of all Midlands hospitals. McLeod was given high performance ranks for nephrology and orthopedics, noting the hospital performs on the level of nationally ranked hospitals in these areas. 

McLeod also was given high ranks in patient safety, thanks to their commitment to reduce accidents and medical errors.

To see the full list of South Carolina's hospital rankings, visit the US News & World Report website.

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