Healthgrades Gives Palms West Hospital High Marks For Prostate Surgeries

HCA Florida Palms West Hospital recently announced that it is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for prostate surgeries, according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading marketplace connecting doctors and patients.

This achievement reflects Palms West Hospital’s outstanding clinical outcomes and puts it in the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide for prostate surgeries.

“We are immensely proud to announce that HCA Florida Palms West Hospital has been recognized as one of America’s top 100 best for prostate surgeries,” CEO Jason L. Kimbrell said. “This achievement reflects our commitment to delivering exceptional healthcare and the dedication of our talented and skilled medical teams.”

Healthgrades evaluated patient mortality and complication rates for 31 of the most common conditions and procedures at nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide to identify the top-performing hospitals for specialty care. This year’s analysis revealed significant variation in patient outcomes between America’s 100 Hospitals for prostate surgery and hospitals that did not receive this distinction.

“We commend HCA Florida Palms West Hospital for their ongoing commitment to providing high-quality patient care,” said Dr. Brad Bowman, chief medical officer and head of data science at Healthgrades. “Consumers can feel confident that America’s 100 Best Hospitals for prostate surgeries have demonstrated their ability to deliver consistently exceptional outcomes.”

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Palms West Hospital is a 206-bed full-service acute care hospital that has been named Palm Beach County’s first Robotic Surgery Center of Excellence. Learn more at