Saint Francis Medical Center was recently named to the IBM Watson Health’s 100 Top Hospitals List. This is the very first time in which St. Francis Medical Center has been recognized as a top performing hospital within a large community in the nation. St. Francis Medical Center is the loan large community hospital in the state that received recognition. IBM Watson Health identified the one hundred hospitals that received this recognition from evaluating a total of 3,134 short-term, acute care, non-federal hospitals in the nation. The list that is put out every year recognizes excellence related to clinical outcomes, how efficient procedures are, the experience hospital patients had and the financial health of the hospital. There were only a total of nineteen other large community hospitals that were recognized on the list.