Four SC hospitals earn top rankings from patients

Mount Pleasant Hospital on U.S. Highway 17 in Mount Pleasant is one of four South Carolina hospitals to have earned top rankings in patient surveys released this week by the federal government.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Four South Carolina hospitals have earned top ratings in patient surveys released by the federal government.

The ratings from Medicare’s Hospital Compare website show that hospitals in Abbeville, Greenville, Greer and Mount Pleasant earned five-star ratings.

The top satisfaction ratings went to Abbeville Area Medical Center, Patewood Memorial Hospital in Greenville, Greer Memorial Hospital and Mount Pleasant Hospital.

Seven hospitals received two-star ratings.

The ratings are based on customer surveys ranking several categories of care.