By TPS • 24 March, 2019
Newsweek Magazine has ranked Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer in the Tel Aviv are as one of the top 10 hospitals in the world
Newsweek partnered with Statista Inc., a global market research and consumer data company, to develop a groundbreaking ranking of the world’s best medical facilities.
In its special “Best Hospitals in the World” edition, Newsweek published a list of hospitals that are at “the forefront of adapting to these new challenges while providing top-notch patient care.” The hospitals on the list are “all world leaders in health care, but these are the very best.”
The Rochester, Minnesota–based Mayo Clinic was ranked best in the world, followed by the Cleveland Clinic and Singapore General Hospital.
Newsweek wrote that Sheba Medical Center is a leader in medical science and biotechnical innovation, both in the Middle East and worldwide. The center’s collaborations with international parties have advanced innovative medical practices, hospital systems and biotechnology.
The hospital, affiliated with Tel Aviv University, includes centers for nearly all medical divisions and specialties, and serves over one million patients per year.
Prof. Yitshak Kreiss, Director General of Sheba Medical Center stated that the hospital is “proud and excited” to “appear on this prestigious list of elite hospitals around the globe.” He said that the impressive ranking is “the culmination of 70 years of dedication to excellence, professionalism and innovation by our devoted, talented staff, within the field of medicine and patient care.”
“Never resting on our laurels, we will continue pushing the boundaries to find cures and treatments that will not only benefit our patients in Israel but to also benefit mankind around the globe,” he added.