Best Hospitals in Alabama

Alabama has 130 hospitals, one of which is nationally ranked. Two other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Metro Area

Birmingham

Best Hospitals by Region

Central Alabama, Northern Alabama, Southern Alabama

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#1

University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

Ranked #1 in Birmingham metro area

Recognized in Central Alabama

Includes data from: UAB Callahan Eye Hospital

3 Nationally Ranked Specialties
10 High-Performing Specialties
#2

Brookwood Medical Center

Birmingham, AL

Ranked #2 in Birmingham metro area

Recognized in Central Alabama

1 High-Performing Specialty
#2

Riverview Regional Medical Center

Gadsden, AL

Recognized in Central Alabama

1 High-Performing Specialty

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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