Sanford Bemidji Receives High Ranking

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently awarded Sanford Bemidji Medical Center its first four-star rating as a part of the CMS 2021 Care Compare program. CMS rated over 4,500 hospitals from across the country on a scale of one to five stars, with five stars being the highest rating. This rating designation is based on how well a hospital performs across different areas of quality, such as mortality; timeliness and effectiveness of care and more.