Tuesday, July 03, 2012
LeConte named third most beautiful hospital in the nation
Soliant Health, a leading specialty healthcare staffing provider and part of Adecco Group, is proud to announce that LeConte Medical Center located in Sevierville, Tennessee, was named #3 in America’s Most Beautiful Hospital contest for 2012. Last year the hospital placed sixth in the competition.
The contest, which is in its fourth year, turned this year’s choice over to America and after almost 170,000 votes, Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville, Virginia, took the top spot.
“More than a thousand different studies show that when a patient feels more comfortable and less stressed, the healing process is faster,” said David Alexander, president of Soliant Health. LeConte Medical Center combines outstanding equipment, advanced technologies, and a nurturing, friendly environment to merge the science of medicine with the art of healing.
While Martha Jefferson Hospital came away as the 2012 winner, there was stiff competition from a number of other amazing hospitals. The top twenty list was rounded out by:
2. Eisenhower Medical Center
3. LeConte Medical Center
4. Miami Childrens Hospital
5. Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare
6. San Juan Regional Medical Center
7. Health Central Hospital
8. Orange City Area Health System
9. SSM St. Clare Health Center
10. UC San Diego Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center
11. Paoli Hospital
12. University Hospital Ahuja Medical Center
13. MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando
14. Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
15. Jackson Purchase Medical Center
16. Medical Center of the Rockies
17. Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Katz Womens Hospital
18. Sky Ridge Medical Center
19. Carolina Medical Center Pineville
20. Phoenix Childrens Hospital
To read more about the winners of Soliant Health’s America’s 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals, please visit: http://blog.soliant.com/most-beautiful-hospitals/2012/. LeConte Medical Center is a 79-bed acute care hospital that opened in 2010 as a replacement hospital for Fort Sanders Sevier Medical Center. To learn more about LeConte Medical Center visit www.lecontemedicalcenter.com.