A hospital in Orange County has been named one of the best in America.

The  Hudson Valley is certainly not lacking in hospitals, but recently, one of our local hospitals was named amongst the top 250 in the U.S. Orange Regional Medical Center (ORMC) was named as one of Healthgrades 2020 America's 250 Best Hospitals for the second year in a row, according to their website.

ORMC was ranked in the top 5% of roughly 4,500 hospitals. According to their website, the hospitals were assessed for clinical performance as measured by Healthgrades. ORMC is the only hospital in Orange County to be recognized for two consecutive years.

According to ORMC's website, hospitals that received the recognition as being one of Healthgrades America's Best 250 Hospitals had patients that had a 26.6% lower risk of dying, compared to hospitals that did not get the award.

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