Health Information

Awards/Recognition

Top 100 Hospitals, Cardiovascular
Thomson Reuters
2006, 2005

 

Top 100 Hospital in America
Thomson Reuters
2005

 

Nursing Professionals Top 100 Hospitals to Work for 2009

 

U.S. News & World Report Rankings and Recognitions
Willis-Knighton Medical Center (which encompasses Willis-Knighton Medical Center-North, Willis-Knighton South and WK Pierremont Health Center, all in Shreveport) is ranked #2 in Louisiana and is recognized among the Best Hospitals in Northwestern Louisiana. WK Bossier Health Center (Bossier City) is ranked #3 in Louisiana and is recognized among the Best Hospitals in Northwestern Louisiana.

Recognitions by Specialty

Willis-Knighton Medical Center (which includes all three Shreveport hospitals) is high-performing in: 

  • Cancer 
  • Cardiology & Heart Surgery 
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology 
  • Gastroenterology 
  • Geriatrics 
  • Gynecology 
  • Nephrology 
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery 
  • Orthopedics 
  • Pulmonology 
  • Urology

Recognitions by Specialty

WK Bossier Health Center is high-performing in:

  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics 
  • Pulmonology

In 2008 Willis-Knighton was recognized nationally as the hospital in the U.S. with the lowest mortality rate for heart failure. Study of Mortality Rates, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, June 2007.

 

TomoTherapy Center of Excellence

 

Bariatric Center of Excellence