Healthgrades names Legacy Salmon Creek top general surgery hospital

Healthgrades released its list of the best hospitals for specialty care on Nov. 1, ranking the 100 best hospitals for general surgery by analyzing clinical outcomes for bowel obstructions, gallbladder removal and small intestine surgeries. Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center was the only Southwest Washington Hospital Listed.



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