Aurora BayCare Medical Center named on U.S. News & World Report ‘Best Hospitals’ list

Aurora BayCare was named the 9th best hospital in the state.

Green Bay, WI – Recognized for delivering exceptional patient care, Aurora BayCare Medical Center has been recognized as a Best Regional Hospital in Northeastern Wisconsin, in addition to being the 9th best hospital in the State of Wisconsin, according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-2020 Best Hospitals list.

Aurora BayCare Medical Center was also recognized for high performance in five common conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Heart Bypass Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Lung Cancer Surgery

U.S. News & World Report methodology is based on measures of quality such as risk-adjusted outcome rates, volume, quality of nursing and other care-related indicators. Hospitals are eligible for badges depending upon rankings and ratings such as Honor Roll, Ranked Adult Specialty, Best Regional Hospital and Best Specialty Hospital; they receive an accolade if they earn at least one of those rankings or a High Performance (HP) rating in any of 16 eligible medical specialties or nine common procedures and conditions.

About Advocate Aurora Safe Care Promise

Health and safety is our highest priority. The Advocate Aurora Safe Care Promise provides additional measures to protect patients and our team members. In person or online, we are here to ensure safe, comfortable and convenient care, and have taken additional measures to protect patients and their families including:

  • Masking – Ensuring anyone who enters our locations is wearing a mask. If they don’t have one, we’ll gladly provide it.
  • Screening – Taking the temperature and asking questions about symptoms and exposure to everyone who enters our locations.
  • Social distancing – Rearranging our waiting areas and staggering appointment times to reduce traffic and create safe spaces.
  • Virtual check-in – Facilitating check-ins with digital devices for seamless, low-contact arrivals.
  • Enhanced Cleaning – Adding additional cleaning precautions in all areas and added handwashing/sanitizer stations.
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Aurora BayCare Medical Center is a 167-bed, full-service tertiary care hospital located at 2845 Greenbrier Road on Green Bay’s east side. It opened in September 2001 as a joint venture of Aurora Health Care and BayCare Clinic. Aurora BayCare is committed to creating a better way to provide high quality tertiary healthcare, the latest in medical technology and superior service.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin-area health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve health care quality. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 30 counties throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Wisconsin's most comprehensive health care provider and the state's largest private employer, Aurora serves more than 1.2 million patients every year via a comprehensive network of facilities, services and providers, including 16 hospitals, more than 150 clinics, more than 70 pharmacies and more than 33,000 team members. As evidenced by more than 300 active clinical trials, Aurora is dedicated to delivering innovations to provide the best possible care today, and to define the best care for tomorrow. Aurora is part of Advocate Aurora Health, one of the ten largest not-for-profit, integrated health systems in the United States. We help people live well.

BayCare Clinic,, is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. It is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. BayCare Clinic offers expertise in more than 20 specialties, with more than 100 physicians serving in 16 area communities. BayCare Clinic is a joint partner in Aurora BayCare Medical Center, a 167-bed, full-service hospital. Follow BayCare Clinic on Facebook and Twitter.