2020 – 2021 High Performing Hospital

We are excited to announce the U.S. News and World Report recognized Providence Saint John’s Health Canter as one of the Best Regional Hospitals. The John Wayne Cancer Clinic is a part of the Providence Saint John’s Health Center, and we are proud to be a part of this high performing hospital for procedures and conditions. High performance matters because every patient matters!




The following cancer centers of excellence were recognized in the High Performing Hospital Awards in the following clinical specialties:

Center for Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Tumors

Recognized high performing hospital for Gastroenterology and GI Surgery

Minimally Invasive Chest Surgery and Thoracic Surgical Oncology

Recognized high performing hospital for lung cancer surgery

Brain Tumors and Neurosciences at the Pacific Neuroscience Institute

Recognized high performing hospital for neurology and neurosurgery

About the Rankings

U.S. News and World Report rates the best hospitals for procedure and conditions by looking at patients with life-threatening or rare conditions, and evaluates how hospitals perform individualized procedures for conditions, such as, lung cancer, colon cancer, heart failure, and etc. 

Read more about how the U.S. News and World Report ranks hospitals.


Last updated: July 29, 2020

About the Author

Fariba Ahdoot

Fariba Ahdoot is the Marketing Manager, Website and Digital Strategy, at the Saint John’s Cancer Institute. She interviews the physicians and researchers to provide useful content for patients, caregivers, and the community.