Bristol Regional named among nation’s best for cardiac care, heart attack treatment and trauma care

Bristol Regional Medical Center is upholding its legacy of exceptional patient care, by earning recognition among the nation’s best hospitals for cardiac care and heart attack treatment. CareChex®, a division of Comparion®, has named Bristol Regional in the top 100 hospitals nationwide for medical excellence in heart attack treatment, joint replacement and trauma care for its 2016 rankings.

Bristol Regional was also ranked in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationally for medical excellence in overall medical care, cardiac care, major orthopedic surgery, pulmonary care and stroke care. CareChex also awarded the hospital with several high-level accolades for patient safety, placing it in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide for cardiac care, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, heart attack treatment, joint placement, orthopedic care, pneumonia care and trauma care.

CareChex® is a division of Comparion® Medical Analytics – one of the nation’s largest privately-held health care information services companies. CareChex provides clinical, financial and patient satisfaction findings to consumers, providers and purchasers of U.S. medical care. Unlike other publicly available quality ratings, CareChex provides a composite evaluation of all components of medical quality including process of care, outcomes of care and patient experiences. For access to provider quality ratings, visit