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Best Cities for Successful Aging | Large Metros Health Care Indicators
 

Large Metros - Health Care

Health Care Overall Number of doctors Number of hospital beds % of hospitals with JCAHO accreditation Expenses per inpatient day Number of long-term hospitals Number of hospitals with geriatric services Number of hospitals with rehabilitation services Number of hospitals with Alzheimer's units Number of hospitals with hospice services % of hospitals with medical school affiliation % of Magnet hospitals Number of orthopedic surgeons Number of psychologists Number of dialysis centers Number of medical and diagnostic centers Number of nurses Number of physical therapists ER Wait Times
METRO Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score
Jackson, MS 1 100.00 12 74.61 1 100.00 76 73.68 1 100.00 14 40.05 6 63.19 1 100.00 100 0.00 46 30.34 58 41.05 100 0.00 4 91.56 52 34.71 8 74.00 17 63.31 1 100.00 23 75.29 94 33.17
Madison, WI 2 95.14 3 91.18 39 38.41 1 100.00 61 57.44 3 74.41 2 82.17 10 61.93 1 100.00 18 56.37 21 70.91 5 40.91 3 96.39 7 68.05 99 11.46 99 18.38 7 86.82 3 97.18 1 100.00
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR 3 88.29 8 76.58 2 69.36 74 73.91 8 80.36 33 30.86 4 68.42 13 57.99 10 27.74 64 23.46 39 56.52 62 6.52 8 84.13 46 37.51 73 31.82 25 58.00 3 92.76 16 82.07 51 45.73
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH 4 83.81 1 100.00 33 40.45 39 86.67 80 50.32 11 50.79 28 41.09 34 41.57 31 16.65 39 35.22 14 76.27 64 6.00 9 83.24 9 67.01 9 72.17 55 48.25 8 86.37 1 100.00 85 36.29
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 5 83.76 17 68.34 12 45.83 78 71.43 9 79.37 100 0.00 17 49.97 11 60.42 14 23.65 1 100.00 17 74.29 6 35.71 6 88.47 54 34.24 65 35.21 85 35.23 4 89.68 19 79.51 36 52.22
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 6 80.08 4 85.58 29 42.02 10 96.77 81 49.24 7 63.25 20 47.66 45 36.37 21 21.36 47 30.11 6 92.26 16 24.19 7 85.68 12 59.84 28 49.83 36 55.57 29 71.33 42 65.05 75 39.75
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 7 79.66 15 69.25 6 48.67 59 80.95 5 85.36 100 0.00 57 29.99 8 63.24 30 17.02 51 28.79 34 61.90 60 7.14 5 90.59 69 26.84 5 78.15 51 49.54 5 89.20 80 48.72 61 43.17
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 8 79.51 5 82.22 51 36.49 68 77.78 36 61.99 26 32.39 15 51.20 52 33.76 8 29.07 60 24.59 18 72.22 28 16.67 17 74.24 45 37.62 60 36.66 50 49.63 2 94.35 33 69.60 15 68.18
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 9 79.03 19 67.26 38 39.01 61 79.31 61 57.44 63 13.99 3 71.00 18 49.72 2 62.97 100 0.00 49 49.31 19 20.69 25 70.83 25 45.71 42 44.79 68 40.86 15 79.93 4 92.85 6 79.23
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 10 78.40 10 76.00 11 46.73 12 94.12 67 53.73 71 9.66 30 40.22 28 44.81 5 35.09 15 59.38 68 34.41 26 17.65 21 73.23 59 31.37 22 54.48 81 36.95 6 87.05 52 58.92 11 71.58
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 11 77.49 23 65.33 3 63.07 47 84.62 16 72.11 18 37.75 19 47.91 58 31.57 6 33.99 52 28.75 1 100.00 41 11.54 29 69.54 61 29.50 18 58.51 80 37.37 25 72.95 89 45.92 80 38.18
Salt Lake City, UT 12 77.42 11 75.93 46 37.62 53 83.33 75 52.05 42 24.14 8 60.06 15 54.55 22 21.35 22 54.13 25 65.00 100 0.00 2 98.25 16 53.78 100 4.87 21 59.30 20 74.61 44 64.51 20 64.59
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 13 76.17 6 80.99 9 47.20 88 65.00 12 74.60 21 36.07 22 45.70 27 45.18 32 16.21 34 41.14 70 32.50 58 7.50 1 100.00 100 5.26 2 85.54 47 50.85 33 69.31 70 52.39 54 45.03
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 14 75.80 16 69.06 15 44.65 93 58.33 59 57.58 67 12.07 23 45.65 39 37.63 44 10.80 14 63.94 38 57.78 28 16.67 13 76.05 64 28.40 25 50.73 33 56.00 11 81.46 13 83.43 13 68.59
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN 15 74.99 18 68.31 17 44.58 13 93.75 10 75.67 64 13.64 41 34.36 41 36.82 40 12.20 44 30.94 53 44.69 23 18.75 11 76.72 79 22.22 11 69.83 32 56.54 19 74.99 50 60.86 24 62.37
Dayton, OH 16 74.83 61 49.08 25 43.23 17 92.31 67 53.73 100 0.00 18 48.02 32 42.15 16 22.69 2 96.00 8 90.00 7 34.62 73 48.90 74 24.94 75 31.31 6 73.27 13 80.79 84 46.98 10 72.29
Kansas City, MO-KS 17 74.56 57 52.59 30 41.58 47 84.62 17 70.07 25 32.93 7 62.52 6 70.98 46 9.86 16 58.37 62 37.50 41 11.54 45 62.13 66 27.15 31 48.61 24 58.08 27 71.70 43 64.74 33 55.95
Toledo, OH 18 74.50 42 58.18 8 47.39 1 100.00 67 53.73 100 0.00 25 44.70 5 73.63 100 0.00 100 0.00 12 80.00 100 0.00 49 60.58 76 24.14 13 65.52 92 29.60 9 84.14 54 57.10 42 49.50
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 19 74.16 38 58.74 19 44.21 90 60.71 25 64.53 24 34.38 8 60.06 46 35.98 100 0.00 82 13.11 13 78.93 44 10.71 16 74.52 80 21.05 7 74.69 56 47.66 14 80.06 40 65.28 52 45.45
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 20 73.06 85 35.43 60 34.48 100 33.33 2 88.07 100 0.00 1 100.00 4 74.20 4 35.50 3 90.05 18 72.22 100 0.00 81 43.46 70 26.65 62 36.59 84 35.25 10 82.77 35 67.81 45 47.47
St. Louis, MO-IL 21 73.01 39 58.55 13 45.24 62 78.85 58 57.97 16 37.84 14 52.98 20 49.18 24 20.50 50 28.90 52 45.00 66 5.77 43 62.26 73 25.31 20 56.48 31 57.00 17 79.64 28 72.82 68 40.29
Pittsburgh, PA 22 72.10 32 60.72 17 44.58 42 85.71 47 59.49 27 32.13 33 38.79 36 40.83 18 21.98 32 43.41 69 34.05 35 14.29 42 62.55 68 26.85 26 50.64 38 54.36 23 73.18 17 81.21 18 67.61
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 23 71.66 47 55.96 28 42.20 78 71.43 42 59.67 45 23.59 24 45.15 67 29.74 23 21.34 21 54.17 4 92.86 44 10.71 32 67.81 5 70.06 98 12.26 45 51.47 21 74.04 6 90.53 57 44.12
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 24 71.38 22 66.00 53 35.94 30 88.89 47 59.49 100 0.00 67 23.42 61 30.84 7 33.20 53 28.09 73 28.89 8 33.33 20 73.79 2 85.60 23 53.44 72 40.00 16 79.74 27 73.06 66 41.38
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 25 70.97 35 60.15 45 37.72 53 83.33 82 48.56 5 67.42 49 32.29 37 38.98 35 15.26 13 64.56 9 86.67 53 8.33 30 69.38 20 48.50 59 36.84 37 55.19 36 67.53 2 98.08 82 37.40
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 26 70.81 20 66.98 27 42.60 35 88.04 74 53.01 29 31.85 31 39.39 51 34.11 26 19.16 26 48.62 39 56.52 34 14.67 44 62.22 21 48.49 39 45.82 53 48.74 34 68.60 20 78.21 73 39.82
Richmond, VA 27 70.76 34 60.44 20 43.89 24 90.00 23 66.29 10 53.85 74 22.74 73 26.24 33 16.14 54 27.30 44 52.00 31 15.00 28 69.84 42 39.29 16 59.23 57 47.06 28 71.42 41 65.23 19 66.18
New Haven-Milford, CT 28 70.74 2 94.34 42 38.06 19 91.67 82 48.56 44 23.76 54 30.34 91 19.98 20 21.51 36 36.40 2 97.50 38 12.50 22 72.77 39 40.05 43 44.50 44 51.86 60 55.19 7 88.97 89 36.14
Syracuse, NY 29 70.48 26 63.80 40 38.35 86 66.67 42 59.67 30 31.57 55 30.18 23 46.38 100 0.00 62 24.14 9 86.67 28 16.67 10 82.84 6 68.57 93 19.67 3 81.38 42 64.13 5 90.88 81 37.50
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 30 70.32 43 57.18 56 35.29 46 85.29 40 60.48 53 20.79 58 29.64 26 45.58 27 18.70 19 55.34 60 38.24 17 22.06 46 61.15 53 34.38 19 57.89 77 38.05 18 77.16 51 60.78 8 77.87
Rochester, NY 31 69.24 31 61.35 44 37.88 65 78.57 42 59.67 17 37.83 37 36.24 47 35.80 29 17.13 49 28.99 41 55.71 9 32.14 27 70.25 13 57.25 88 25.59 13 66.63 46 62.84 22 75.93 37 51.72
Columbus, OH 32 68.74 36 58.97 49 36.63 18 92.00 67 53.73 66 12.18 62 26.83 55 32.87 43 10.89 27 46.03 44 52.00 12 30.00 38 64.02 27 44.87 58 37.39 73 39.67 12 81.42 47 62.22 60 43.48
Akron, OH 33 68.33 66 44.99 41 38.12 83 70.00 67 53.73 35 29.11 36 37.17 42 36.72 12 26.36 5 89.20 25 65.00 3 45.00 36 66.65 50 36.08 70 33.32 95 24.55 30 71.32 64 53.86 25 60.98
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 34 67.98 49 55.08 7 47.71 52 84.00 6 84.13 59 17.78 84 16.78 21 47.95 100 0.00 55 26.86 57 41.60 100 0.00 19 73.95 83 19.53 1 100.00 59 46.48 40 64.78 74 51.39 87 36.22
Springfield, MA 35 67.76 50 55.03 26 42.67 47 84.62 86 48.30 1 100.00 27 42.49 14 55.98 100 0.00 59 25.49 48 50.00 41 11.54 77 46.31 8 67.47 90 24.23 97 21.48 32 70.36 24 74.92 97 31.44
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 36 67.53 27 62.27 80 28.53 11 96.55 78 51.30 38 27.52 83 17.29 76 24.71 53 8.19 33 41.52 37 58.28 19 20.69 51 60.04 14 57.17 63 36.52 49 49.76 35 68.26 10 85.79 3 94.49
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 37 67.33 46 56.63 84 27.64 57 81.82 39 60.49 75 6.87 63 25.96 25 45.65 39 12.29 9 77.92 25 65.00 72 3.41 37 65.17 18 50.04 40 45.73 90 31.87 26 72.27 32 70.46 12 69.11
Wichita, KS 38 67.11 72 42.15 32 40.64 96 50.00 3 87.67 100 0.00 5 66.52 12 58.46 100 0.00 100 0.00 55 43.33 100 0.00 12 76.12 55 34.01 45 43.30 30 57.15 48 61.58 53 57.59 22 63.25
Columbia, SC 39 66.54 62 48.06 22 43.80 65 78.57 37 61.99 36 28.90 60 27.40 32 42.15 13 25.93 12 65.79 25 65.00 100 0.00 67 52.97 81 20.96 14 62.42 35 55.71 31 71.18 75 50.35 55 44.91
Oklahoma City, OK 40 66.38 60 50.37 16 44.62 85 68.42 14 74.13 22 35.13 46 33.29 9 62.20 34 15.75 56 26.65 77 27.37 55 7.89 34 67.03 26 44.96 44 43.33 7 72.05 57 57.09 46 62.37 46 47.39
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA 41 65.88 90 32.00 14 44.80 86 66.67 47 59.49 6 66.29 13 53.44 3 77.34 100 0.00 10 76.89 47 50.56 100 0.00 93 35.32 36 42.13 30 48.86 27 57.76 64 54.91 12 84.86 70 40.00
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 42 65.82 71 42.77 42 38.06 39 86.67 66 55.68 43 24.06 12 53.95 24 45.66 19 21.85 11 73.95 44 52.00 48 10.00 70 50.09 17 52.93 54 40.21 89 32.27 55 58.74 36 67.32 41 49.67
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 43 65.66 28 62.26 52 36.42 82 71.19 60 57.53 60 16.87 32 38.81 43 36.63 28 17.29 31 43.85 24 68.31 22 19.07 57 56.61 31 42.88 35 47.28 71 40.01 49 61.07 29 72.81 79 38.85
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 44 65.22 13 73.84 34 39.77 24 90.00 63 56.95 39 27.13 50 32.06 75 25.44 45 10.76 36 36.40 20 71.84 67 5.53 41 63.46 19 48.52 89 24.59 23 58.25 71 53.54 26 73.37 92 33.70
Winston-Salem, NC 45 64.88 29 62.04 47 37.14 53 83.33 18 68.67 100 0.00 53 30.36 53 33.33 9 28.70 61 24.28 83 21.67 15 25.00 40 63.76 49 36.16 81 29.69 78 37.75 22 73.55 59 56.38 69 40.27
Chattanooga, TN-GA 46 64.38 69 44.07 24 43.25 24 90.00 7 80.58 19 37.54 65 24.01 96 15.81 100 0.00 17 57.60 91 13.00 100 0.00 23 72.17 65 28.04 24 50.88 67 40.99 24 73.16 61 56.02 39 50.00
Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA 47 63.86 68 44.67 23 43.39 21 90.91 98 40.56 15 39.22 34 37.49 19 49.39 100 0.00 48 29.99 35 59.09 100 0.00 50 60.53 77 23.23 61 36.65 75 38.88 50 60.68 11 85.68 50 46.39
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 48 63.62 24 65.12 94 24.41 36 87.50 82 48.56 48 22.72 38 36.14 70 28.57 100 0.00 42 34.69 2 97.50 23 18.75 18 74.19 37 41.32 92 23.55 48 50.65 67 53.98 25 74.63 62 42.65
Urban Honolulu, HI 49 63.44 41 58.20 67 31.77 33 88.24 21 68.39 52 20.93 45 33.43 49 35.22 100 0.00 77 16.04 7 91.76 51 8.82 52 58.33 41 39.49 17 58.84 82 36.35 76 52.10 79 48.86 27 57.69
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 50 63.39 51 53.79 62 33.44 78 71.43 50 58.98 78 4.95 29 40.92 54 33.18 50 8.93 7 83.11 54 44.11 54 8.04 75 47.55 78 22.86 52 40.51 76 38.24 44 63.30 15 82.53 14 68.48
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY 51 63.36 53 53.20 4 56.10 91 60.00 42 59.67 23 34.85 85 16.75 87 22.06 100 0.00 81 13.40 22 69.33 48 10.00 55 57.44 28 44.50 91 23.68 62 44.15 38 66.39 8 87.12 73 39.82
Worcester, MA-CT 52 63.17 40 58.47 89 26.57 65 78.57 85 48.43 46 23.43 35 37.20 16 53.93 3 42.22 4 89.29 4 92.86 100 0.00 53 58.32 38 40.11 95 16.96 61 45.24 85 48.26 18 80.28 40 49.82
Austin-Round Rock, TX 53 63.07 59 51.34 70 30.69 51 84.38 52 58.27 62 15.04 48 32.70 7 67.88 100 0.00 66 22.45 70 32.50 23 18.75 66 53.01 48 36.17 79 30.31 52 49.48 58 56.24 31 71.33 7 79.18
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 54 62.86 33 60.50 36 39.40 63 78.72 52 58.27 72 8.67 44 33.75 30 42.80 58 3.84 72 19.47 63 37.34 37 12.77 59 56.27 57 31.89 15 60.04 42 52.43 53 59.75 91 44.28 65 41.89
Jacksonville, FL 55 62.61 52 53.27 59 34.66 13 93.75 26 64.46 61 15.88 86 15.10 66 29.86 36 14.29 83 12.09 50 48.75 2 46.88 61 54.55 72 25.55 46 42.62 79 37.71 37 67.13 38 65.37 72 39.89
Baton Rouge, LA 56 62.57 70 42.97 5 52.13 98 42.86 12 74.60 9 57.66 11 54.48 65 29.95 100 0.00 100 0.00 89 13.93 44 10.71 64 53.49 98 9.67 3 82.69 58 46.96 47 61.67 72 52.10 85 36.29
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 57 62.51 56 52.66 61 33.61 19 91.67 87 48.17 41 25.55 10 57.12 50 34.93 42 11.57 71 19.58 50 48.75 63 6.25 35 66.83 24 46.91 97 13.30 22 58.95 62 55.08 48 61.58 88 36.17
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 58 62.18 45 57.06 10 46.78 60 80.56 52 58.27 31 31.51 69 23.16 77 24.00 100 0.00 78 15.89 42 54.17 70 4.17 48 60.70 63 28.70 6 75.32 54 48.73 65 54.50 92 42.84 43 48.87
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 59 62.17 7 79.23 82 27.87 27 89.66 46 59.57 51 20.94 79 19.70 59 31.21 54 7.47 41 34.71 25 65.00 57 7.76 33 67.54 40 39.54 33 47.82 43 52.01 81 49.66 60 56.09 75 39.75
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 60 62.01 55 52.69 48 36.83 71 76.00 22 67.46 40 26.75 43 33.81 29 44.58 41 12.00 8 81.17 11 83.20 64 6.00 84 41.25 58 31.67 32 48.13 86 35.03 68 53.93 71 52.15 93 33.39
Boise City, ID 61 61.93 79 39.94 68 31.14 72 75.00 40 60.48 100 0.00 42 34.28 97 15.07 100 0.00 20 54.88 25 65.00 38 12.50 47 60.71 30 43.58 69 33.46 9 69.77 41 64.75 34 69.37 15 68.18
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 62 61.92 25 63.85 96 23.27 1 100.00 100 39.92 100 0.00 51 31.33 40 37.18 52 8.89 23 52.65 15 75.26 11 31.58 39 63.89 42 39.29 68 33.64 83 36.25 78 51.13 39 65.31 53 45.27
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 63 61.74 63 47.43 54 35.74 50 84.43 52 58.27 73 7.80 47 32.87 17 53.06 59 3.46 80 14.63 90 13.85 27 17.21 62 54.41 75 24.46 49 41.51 18 62.39 39 65.65 69 52.54 34 55.53
Albuquerque, NM 64 61.59 30 61.37 74 29.54 94 57.14 65 56.44 4 72.52 70 23.01 48 35.38 100 0.00 73 18.41 64 37.14 100 0.00 15 74.96 3 76.73 56 37.46 29 57.43 43 64.08 49 61.40 99 30.20
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 65 61.41 14 73.57 85 27.41 1 100.00 88 43.09 100 0.00 68 23.38 82 23.13 17 22.13 35 37.42 25 65.00 38 12.50 60 54.56 32 42.72 94 19.01 15 64.71 61 55.12 68 52.70 17 67.80
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 66 61.22 21 66.68 86 26.98 56 82.86 98 40.56 55 19.80 71 22.87 81 23.31 57 5.91 40 34.95 33 63.14 52 8.57 31 68.67 67 26.91 83 28.40 26 57.99 52 60.18 30 72.55 21 63.89
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 67 60.85 74 41.62 64 33.08 78 71.43 50 58.98 100 0.00 40 35.61 55 32.87 100 0.00 24 51.31 75 27.86 4 42.86 58 56.45 34 42.50 96 16.23 100 15.59 45 62.94 21 76.21 9 76.14
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 68 60.79 9 76.03 79 28.81 32 88.64 88 43.09 57 19.54 76 21.70 84 22.47 37 13.20 84 11.16 43 53.18 61 6.82 24 71.54 11 63.23 66 34.32 69 40.62 73 53.45 45 62.65 48 46.42
Provo-Orem, UT 69 60.40 88 32.12 58 34.81 36 87.50 75 52.05 8 58.67 39 36.03 22 47.66 100 0.00 6 86.66 100 0.00 100 0.00 88 37.99 1 100.00 82 29.17 94 25.82 66 54.25 58 56.42 4 90.36
Raleigh, NC 70 60.16 65 46.53 66 31.81 83 70.00 18 68.67 50 21.70 61 27.12 85 22.38 100 0.00 25 48.86 91 13.00 12 30.00 72 48.98 22 47.86 48 41.83 2 82.23 51 60.25 9 86.87 83 36.89
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 71 59.35 94 29.13 37 39.14 42 85.71 64 56.46 100 0.00 26 42.93 31 42.35 100 0.00 58 25.73 64 37.14 9 32.14 89 37.56 35 42.35 47 42.05 63 43.06 82 49.59 65 53.79 5 83.33
Tulsa, OK 72 58.85 86 34.67 21 43.82 99 40.63 14 74.13 13 45.26 16 50.32 2 85.26 100 0.00 74 17.25 79 24.38 69 4.69 85 40.35 84 18.84 56 37.46 70 40.34 70 53.77 83 47.18 48 46.42
Tucson, AZ 73 58.47 44 57.16 63 33.30 15 93.33 72 53.14 56 19.70 80 18.96 69 29.12 100 0.00 29 45.48 22 69.33 48 10.00 69 50.92 33 42.54 50 41.24 5 76.36 86 47.03 85 46.92 91 34.77
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 74 57.93 76 41.33 81 28.33 1 100.00 24 65.16 100 0.00 64 25.67 57 31.75 47 9.11 45 30.83 82 22.61 21 19.57 65 53.31 60 31.28 38 45.93 34 55.81 54 59.54 66 53.77 63 42.43
Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC 75 57.59 75 41.55 65 31.87 30 88.89 37 61.99 12 49.62 21 47.43 44 36.45 100 0.00 100 0.00 83 21.67 100 0.00 14 75.05 85 18.37 37 46.37 96 23.37 72 53.46 62 55.43 100 27.61
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 76 57.29 37 58.95 87 26.74 39 86.67 88 43.09 74 7.24 72 22.86 83 22.61 55 6.49 69 21.96 55 43.33 31 15.00 26 70.46 29 43.63 77 30.50 28 57.61 69 53.80 57 56.44 59 43.57
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 77 57.24 64 46.65 57 34.92 23 90.28 26 64.46 64 13.64 82 18.59 79 23.75 38 12.40 43 34.10 72 30.69 47 10.42 74 48.28 89 15.39 41 44.94 4 79.97 59 56.12 87 46.34 38 51.53
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 78 57.23 58 51.94 75 29.26 28 89.47 4 86.18 58 18.83 88 13.24 60 31.08 100 0.00 85 10.61 59 38.77 68 5.26 68 51.04 44 38.93 4 81.24 46 51.22 84 48.94 67 53.15 95 32.72
Greensboro-High Point, NC 79 56.88 84 35.50 75 29.26 1 100.00 18 68.67 37 28.80 96 9.16 93 18.11 100 0.00 68 21.99 83 21.67 1 100.00 79 44.37 94 12.74 34 47.76 20 59.94 63 55.06 90 44.60 96 32.09
Knoxville, TN 80 56.30 67 44.70 31 41.34 33 88.24 10 75.67 46 23.43 75 22.52 68 29.65 100 0.00 38 36.01 94 7.65 100 0.00 63 53.89 87 17.58 36 46.51 74 39.58 79 51.10 56 56.74 55 44.91
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 81 54.97 73 41.86 55 35.32 42 85.71 26 64.46 54 19.86 66 23.46 78 23.85 100 0.00 89 5.11 36 58.81 71 3.57 86 40.20 92 14.11 64 35.51 8 71.17 74 53.05 76 49.70 31 56.83
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 82 54.82 48 55.53 69 30.85 63 78.72 88 43.09 69 10.72 78 19.72 90 20.81 56 6.40 79 14.88 66 36.88 59 7.45 56 57.30 10 64.81 53 40.50 12 66.72 83 49.36 81 48.42 77 39.42
El Paso, TX 83 54.80 83 37.37 50 36.55 16 92.86 52 58.27 34 29.68 81 18.61 62 30.70 100 0.00 30 44.71 25 65.00 100 0.00 76 46.67 96 11.25 12 66.53 40 52.65 88 46.29 93 35.72 78 39.33
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA 84 53.65 54 52.79 99 22.54 28 89.47 88 43.09 70 10.06 93 9.56 92 18.91 49 9.05 28 45.92 15 75.26 55 7.89 54 58.28 56 32.32 86 26.99 88 32.36 80 50.88 63 55.32 23 62.94
Colorado Springs, CO 85 52.41 80 39.87 95 23.77 42 85.71 78 51.30 20 36.36 73 22.83 64 30.13 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 18 21.43 71 49.56 15 57.06 87 25.98 16 64.54 87 47.01 14 83.17 44 48.39
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 86 52.32 82 39.58 77 29.04 21 90.91 26 64.46 100 0.00 94 9.40 95 16.52 51 8.90 88 7.52 80 23.64 14 27.27 82 43.05 82 20.23 21 55.10 14 66.04 56 57.76 78 48.93 98 31.03
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 87 49.92 81 39.59 83 27.65 92 58.82 72 53.14 77 5.04 87 14.39 94 16.86 48 9.07 87 7.67 74 28.04 33 14.71 83 41.30 51 35.42 55 38.52 1 100.00 77 51.47 88 45.94 30 57.03
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 88 48.84 99 22.97 35 39.73 68 77.78 52 58.27 100 0.00 56 30.02 72 26.42 100 0.00 63 24.04 88 14.44 100 0.00 100 16.39 88 16.53 10 71.49 11 67.78 75 52.38 100 25.24 84 36.59
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL 89 48.49 92 30.75 92 25.21 57 81.82 26 64.46 49 21.80 59 28.74 80 23.57 25 20.31 75 17.20 80 23.64 36 13.64 78 45.65 95 11.68 84 28.24 41 52.53 96 38.17 55 56.96 27 57.69
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 90 48.01 89 32.05 73 29.57 68 77.78 26 64.46 28 31.87 52 31.09 35 40.87 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 92 35.33 93 13.23 85 27.10 60 46.17 89 45.59 77 48.94 35 55.26
Fresno, CA 91 47.06 77 40.57 91 25.95 77 72.73 88 43.09 100 0.00 98 8.17 71 26.95 15 23.21 70 19.62 67 35.45 100 0.00 91 36.23 4 74.06 27 50.43 66 41.07 91 43.39 82 48.06 90 35.71
Stockton-Lodi, CA 92 44.80 91 31.73 98 22.67 1 100.00 88 43.09 100 0.00 77 21.60 88 21.38 100 0.00 57 25.94 87 16.25 100 0.00 87 38.57 23 47.50 29 49.16 93 27.13 95 38.35 96 34.34 47 47.12
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 93 43.61 87 32.42 71 30.22 73 74.19 35 62.82 68 11.35 99 7.17 89 21.28 100 0.00 86 8.61 61 37.74 100 0.00 96 29.46 91 14.26 67 33.84 65 42.06 90 43.56 98 29.70 32 56.15
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL 94 42.42 98 24.46 93 24.49 1 100.00 26 64.46 100 0.00 95 9.33 63 30.64 100 0.00 67 22.35 83 21.67 100 0.00 94 31.82 90 14.94 77 30.50 39 52.91 98 37.60 95 34.93 70 40.00
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 95 41.94 100 20.96 78 28.95 1 100.00 26 64.46 100 0.00 91 9.69 74 25.48 11 27.44 100 0.00 78 26.00 100 0.00 97 25.43 97 10.71 74 31.63 91 29.89 92 41.49 97 31.41 58 43.60
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 96 41.52 78 40.08 100 16.80 36 87.50 88 43.09 100 0.00 97 8.48 86 22.37 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 80 44.29 71 26.01 71 33.13 19 62.30 100 31.44 37 65.40 26 59.66
Bakersfield, CA 97 41.11 95 29.01 88 26.71 89 63.64 88 43.09 32 30.87 92 9.62 38 38.12 100 0.00 65 23.12 93 11.82 100 0.00 99 21.31 62 28.82 51 40.61 87 34.91 94 40.33 99 27.75 29 57.32
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 98 41.01 93 29.75 97 23.23 94 57.14 75 52.05 2 84.54 89 13.20 100 8.71 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 90 36.87 86 17.84 80 30.01 98 20.80 99 36.00 73 51.75 2 95.74
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 99 40.60 96 28.96 90 26.56 75 73.81 88 43.09 76 5.54 90 12.18 98 11.48 100 0.00 76 16.71 75 27.86 100 0.00 95 31.23 47 37.21 76 31.11 64 42.32 93 40.85 94 35.40 64 42.14
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 100 35.91 97 24.48 72 29.64 96 50.00 26 64.46 100 0.00 100 0.00 99 11.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 100 0.00 98 24.52 99 5.40 72 32.89 10 69.18 97 37.98 86 46.63 67 40.82
Health Care Overall Number of doctors Number of hospital beds % of hospitals with JCAHO accreditation Expenses per inpatient day Number of long-term hospitals Number of hospitals with geriatric services Number of hospitals with rehabilitation services Number of hospitals with Alzheimer's units Number of hospitals with hospice services % of hospitals with medical school affiliation % of Magnet hospitals Number of orthopedic surgeons Number of psychologists Number of dialysis centers Number of medical and diagnostic centers Number of nurses Number of physical therapists ER Wait Times
METRO Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank Rank
Jackson, MS 1 12 1 76 1 14 6 1 100 46 58 100 4 52 8 17 1 23 94
Madison, WI 2 3 39 1 61 3 2 10 1 18 21 5 3 7 99 99 7 3 1
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR 3 8 2 74 8 33 4 13 10 64 39 62 8 46 73 25 3 16 51
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH 4 1 33 39 80 11 28 34 31 39 14 64 9 9 9 55 8 1 85
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 5 17 12 78 9 100 17 11 14 1 17 6 6 54 65 85 4 19 36
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 6 4 29 10 81 7 20 45 21 47 6 16 7 12 28 36 29 42 75
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 7 15 6 59 5 100 57 8 30 51 34 60 5 69 5 51 5 80 61
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 8 5 51 68 36 26 15 52 8 60 18 28 17 45 60 50 2 33 15
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 9 19 38 61 61 63 3 18 2 100 49 19 25 25 42 68 15 4 6
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 10 10 11 12 67 71 30 28 5 15 68 26 21 59 22 81 6 52 11
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 11 23 3 47 16 18 19 58 6 52 1 41 29 61 18 80 25 89 80
Salt Lake City, UT 12 11 46 53 75 42 8 15 22 22 25 100 2 16 100 21 20 44 20
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 13 6 9 88 12 21 22 27 32 34 70 58 1 100 2 47 33 70 54
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 14 16 15 93 59 67 23 39 44 14 38 28 13 64 25 33 11 13 13
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN 15 18 17 13 10 64 41 41 40 44 53 23 11 79 11 32 19 50 24
Dayton, OH 16 61 25 17 67 100 18 32 16 2 8 7 73 74 75 6 13 84 10
Kansas City, MO-KS 17 57 30 47 17 25 7 6 46 16 62 41 45 66 31 24 27 43 33
Toledo, OH 18 42 8 1 67 100 25 5 100 100 12 100 49 76 13 92 9 54 42
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 19 38 19 90 25 24 8 46 100 82 13 44 16 80 7 56 14 40 52
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA 20 85 60 100 2 100 1 4 4 3 18 100 81 70 62 84 10 35 45
St. Louis, MO-IL 21 39 13 62 58 16 14 20 24 50 52 66 43 73 20 31 17 28 68
Pittsburgh, PA 22 32 17 42 47 27 33 36 18 32 69 35 42 68 26 38 23 17 18
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 23 47 28 78 42 45 24 67 23 21 4 44 32 5 98 45 21 6 57
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 24 22 53 30 47 100 67 61 7 53 73 8 20 2 23 72 16 27 66
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 25 35 45 53 82 5 49 37 35 13 9 53 30 20 59 37 36 2 82
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 26 20 27 35 74 29 31 51 26 26 39 34 44 21 39 53 34 20 73
Richmond, VA 27 34 20 24 23 10 74 73 33 54 44 31 28 42 16 57 28 41 19
New Haven-Milford, CT 28 2 42 19 82 44 54 91 20 36 2 38 22 39 43 44 60 7 89
Syracuse, NY 29 26 40 86 42 30 55 23 100 62 9 28 10 6 93 3 42 5 81
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 30 43 56 46 40 53 58 26 27 19 60 17 46 53 19 77 18 51 8
Rochester, NY 31 31 44 65 42 17 37 47 29 49 41 9 27 13 88 13 46 22 37
Columbus, OH 32 36 49 18 67 66 62 55 43 27 44 12 38 27 58 73 12 47 60
Akron, OH 33 66 41 83 67 35 36 42 12 5 25 3 36 50 70 95 30 64 25
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 34 49 7 52 6 59 84 21 100 55 57 100 19 83 1 59 40 74 87
Springfield, MA 35 50 26 47 86 1 27 14 100 59 48 41 77 8 90 97 32 24 97
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 36 27 80 11 78 38 83 76 53 33 37 19 51 14 63 49 35 10 3
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 37 46 84 57 39 75 63 25 39 9 25 72 37 18 40 90 26 32 12
Wichita, KS 38 72 32 96 3 100 5 12 100 100 55 100 12 55 45 30 48 53 22
Columbia, SC 39 62 22 65 37 36 60 32 13 12 25 100 67 81 14 35 31 75 55
Oklahoma City, OK 40 60 16 85 14 22 46 9 34 56 77 55 34 26 44 7 57 46 46
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA 41 90 14 86 47 6 13 3 100 10 47 100 93 36 30 27 64 12 70
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 42 71 42 39 66 43 12 24 19 11 44 48 70 17 54 89 55 36 41
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 43 28 52 82 60 60 32 43 28 31 24 22 57 31 35 71 49 29 79
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 44 13 34 24 63 39 50 75 45 36 20 67 41 19 89 23 71 26 92
Winston-Salem, NC 45 29 47 53 18 100 53 53 9 61 83 15 40 49 81 78 22 59 69
Chattanooga, TN-GA 46 69 24 24 7 19 65 96 100 17 91 100 23 65 24 67 24 61 39
Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA 47 68 23 21 98 15 34 19 100 48 35 100 50 77 61 75 50 11 50
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 48 24 94 36 82 48 38 70 100 42 2 23 18 37 92 48 67 25 62
Urban Honolulu, HI 49 41 67 33 21 52 45 49 100 77 7 51 52 41 17 82 76 79 27
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 50 51 62 78 50 78 29 54 50 7 54 54 75 78 52 76 44 15 14
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY 51 53 4 91 42 23 85 87 100 81 22 48 55 28 91 62 38 8 73
Worcester, MA-CT 52 40 89 65 85 46 35 16 3 4 4 100 53 38 95 61 85 18 40
Austin-Round Rock, TX 53 59 70 51 52 62 48 7 100 66 70 23 66 48 79 52 58 31 7
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 54 33 36 63 52 72 44 30 58 72 63 37 59 57 15 42 53 91 65
Jacksonville, FL 55 52 59 13 26 61 86 66 36 83 50 2 61 72 46 79 37 38 72
Baton Rouge, LA 56 70 5 98 12 9 11 65 100 100 89 44 64 98 3 58 47 72 85
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 57 56 61 19 87 41 10 50 42 71 50 63 35 24 97 22 62 48 88
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 58 45 10 60 52 31 69 77 100 78 42 70 48 63 6 54 65 92 43
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 59 7 82 27 46 51 79 59 54 41 25 57 33 40 33 43 81 60 75
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 60 55 48 71 22 40 43 29 41 8 11 64 84 58 32 86 68 71 93
Boise City, ID 61 79 68 72 40 100 42 97 100 20 25 38 47 30 69 9 41 34 15
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 62 25 96 1 100 100 51 40 52 23 15 11 39 42 68 83 78 39 53
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 63 63 54 50 52 73 47 17 59 80 90 27 62 75 49 18 39 69 34
Albuquerque, NM 64 30 74 94 65 4 70 48 100 73 64 100 15 3 56 29 43 49 99
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 65 14 85 1 88 100 68 82 17 35 25 38 60 32 94 15 61 68 17
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 66 21 86 56 98 55 71 81 57 40 33 52 31 67 83 26 52 30 21
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 67 74 64 78 50 100 40 55 100 24 75 4 58 34 96 100 45 21 9
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 68 9 79 32 88 57 76 84 37 84 43 61 24 11 66 69 73 45 48
Provo-Orem, UT 69 88 58 36 75 8 39 22 100 6 100 100 88 1 82 94 66 58 4
Raleigh, NC 70 65 66 83 18 50 61 85 100 25 91 12 72 22 48 2 51 9 83
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 71 94 37 42 64 100 26 31 100 58 64 9 89 35 47 63 82 65 5
Tulsa, OK 72 86 21 99 14 13 16 2 100 74 79 69 85 84 56 70 70 83 48
Tucson, AZ 73 44 63 15 72 56 80 69 100 29 22 48 69 33 50 5 86 85 91
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 74 76 81 1 24 100 64 57 47 45 82 21 65 60 38 34 54 66 63
Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC 75 75 65 30 37 12 21 44 100 100 83 100 14 85 37 96 72 62 100
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 76 37 87 39 88 74 72 83 55 69 55 31 26 29 77 28 69 57 59
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 77 64 57 23 26 64 82 79 38 43 72 47 74 89 41 4 59 87 38
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 78 58 75 28 4 58 88 60 100 85 59 68 68 44 4 46 84 67 95
Greensboro-High Point, NC 79 84 75 1 18 37 96 93 100 68 83 1 79 94 34 20 63 90 96
Knoxville, TN 80 67 31 33 10 46 75 68 100 38 94 100 63 87 36 74 79 56 55
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 81 73 55 42 26 54 66 78 100 89 36 71 86 92 64 8 74 76 31
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 82 48 69 63 88 69 78 90 56 79 66 59 56 10 53 12 83 81 77
El Paso, TX 83 83 50 16 52 34 81 62 100 30 25 100 76 96 12 40 88 93 78
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA 84 54 99 28 88 70 93 92 49 28 15 55 54 56 86 88 80 63 23
Colorado Springs, CO 85 80 95 42 78 20 73 64 100 100 100 18 71 15 87 16 87 14 44
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 86 82 77 21 26 100 94 95 51 88 80 14 82 82 21 14 56 78 98
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 87 81 83 92 72 77 87 94 48 87 74 33 83 51 55 1 77 88 30
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 88 99 35 68 52 100 56 72 100 63 88 100 100 88 10 11 75 100 84
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL 89 92 92 57 26 49 59 80 25 75 80 36 78 95 84 41 96 55 27
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 90 89 73 68 26 28 52 35 100 100 100 100 92 93 85 60 89 77 35
Fresno, CA 91 77 91 77 88 100 98 71 15 70 67 100 91 4 27 66 91 82 90
Stockton-Lodi, CA 92 91 98 1 88 100 77 88 100 57 87 100 87 23 29 93 95 96 47
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 93 87 71 73 35 68 99 89 100 86 61 100 96 91 67 65 90 98 32
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL 94 98 93 1 26 100 95 63 100 67 83 100 94 90 77 39 98 95 70
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 95 100 78 1 26 100 91 74 11 100 78 100 97 97 74 91 92 97 58
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 96 78 100 36 88 100 97 86 100 100 100 100 80 71 71 19 100 37 26
Bakersfield, CA 97 95 88 89 88 32 92 38 100 65 93 100 99 62 51 87 94 99 29
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 98 93 97 94 75 2 89 100 100 100 100 100 90 86 80 98 99 73 2
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 99 96 90 75 88 76 90 98 100 76 75 100 95 47 76 64 93 94 64
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 100 97 72 96 26 100 100 99 100 100 100 100 98 99 72 10 97 86 67