Best Hospitals in Southwestern Missouri

Of the 23 hospitals in Southwestern Missouri, 3 met standards for strong performance.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing

Freeman Hospital

Joplin, MO

Ranked #4 in Missouri

7 High-Performing Specialties

Cox Health Hospital

Springfield, MO

Ranked #7 in Missouri

4 High-Performing Specialties

Mercy Hospital Springfield

Springfield, MO

Ranked #10 in Missouri

2 High-Performing Specialties

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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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