Local hospital ranked among the best in Canada

Bluewater Health has sites in Sarnia and Petrolia

Journal Staff

Bluewater Health has moved up in Newsweek’s list of Canada’s best hospitals.

The local hospital jumped 12 positions to 38th in this year’s list. Canada has are about 1,400 hospitals.

“This listing is further validation that our people and facilities continue to perform in the top tier of Canadian hospitals,” said President and CEO Mike Lapaine.

The list of leading hospitals in 21 countries is compiled by global data research company Statista Inc. with input from a board of medical experts.

Rankings are based on recommendations from medical professionals, patient survey results and key performance indicators, the news magazine says.

Toronto had the top four hospitals in Canada, led by Toronto General, Sunnybrook and Mount Sinai. Victoria Hospital in London is ranked 35th.

The full list is available at https://www.newsweek.com/best-hospitals-2020/canada