CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 5, 2023 – Two Charlotte-area Novant Health hospitals were recognized by Newsweek as America’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2023. Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center is the only Charlotte hospital to receive the highest rating of five ribbons. Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center received four ribbons.
Also recognized as America’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2023 are Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, receiving five ribbons, and Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center, receiving four ribbons.
According to Newsweek and global market research and consumer data firm Statista, America's Best Maternity Hospitals 2023 names the top 384 leading hospitals for maternity care in the United States. The list is divided into two performance categories: five ribbon hospitals (159 institutions) and four ribbon hospitals (225 institutions). The evaluation is based on three data sources: a nationwide online survey in which hospital managers and maternity health care professionals were asked to recommend leading maternity hospitals; medical key performance indicator data relevant to maternity care; and patient satisfaction data.
“Growing your family can be one of the most exciting, but often uncertain, times,” said Stephanie Appling, senior director, Novant Health Women & Children’s Institute. “Providing holistic, safe maternity care is a priority for Novant Health, and we are honored to be named the top hospital in Charlotte and among the best in the nation.”