Meritus Medical Center Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

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HAGERSTOWN – U.S. News & World Report has awarded Meritus Medical Center 2017-2018 High-Performing Hospital recognition in two categories.

The hospital was recognized specifically for inpatient care of two chronic conditions – heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD. Approximately 10 percent of hospitals evaluated nationwide reached the high-performing tier for procedures and conditions.

Rankings were based on data from Medicare hospital patients, ages 65 and older, who received treatment between 2011 and 2015.

Details on the U.S. News & World Report rankings are available online at