Health Care in
he Denver metro region claims a number of world-class hospitals and medical facilities that
excel in both patient care and research. For example, the U.S. News and World Report 2014-
15 report on the nation’s best hospitals found that three hospitals in the Denver metro area have
nationally-ranked specialties, including Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver and Craig Hospital
in Englewood. The University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora ranks in the top 3 percent of all hospitals in
the country, with nine nationally ranking specialties including cancer care, diabetes, and pulmonology.
These and other excellent hospitals in the metro area are making the region a leader in the national health
care industry. Hospitals throughout Colorado are committed to providing excellent patient care and
contributing to groundbreaking research with the potential to save lives.