Readers' Choice

2019 Best Hospital: Kadlec Regional Medical Center

Kadlec Medical Center is a seven-time winner of Best Hospital.
Kadlec Medical Center is a seven-time winner of Best Hospital. Tri-City Herald

Kadlec Regional Medical Center, celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2019, is the Tri-Cities’ only not-for-profit health system serving a population of more than 400,000 people in southeastern Washington and northeastern Oregon.

Kadlec has a rich heritage of offering vital health services to everyone, regardless of their ability to pay.

Kadlec has grown into a regional referral center providing primary and specialty care services for patients of all ages including comprehensive cardiac care, neurosurgery and neurology, neonatal and pediatrics, and emergency medicine.

Today, more than 3,700 caregivers work at Kadlec delivering on a mission of providing safe, compassionate care. Kadlec consistently earns high marks for quality and service evidenced by its annual selection as the People’s Choice of Best Hospital and an “A” quality rating from the Leapfrog Group.

Kadlec and its caregivers are heavily involved in our communities participating in many agencies, from the Safe Kids Coalition and Grace Clinic to Meals on Wheels and the Union Gospel Mission. Kadlec is affiliated with Providence St. Joseph Health, a not-for-profit health system comprised of 50 hospitals in 7 western states.

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1. Kadlec Regional Medical Center

7x winner!

888 Swift Blvd., Richland


2. Trios Southridge Hospital

3810 Plaza Way, Kennewick


3. Lourdes Medical Center

520 N. 4th Ave., Pasco