Local hospital named one of best in America

POSTED: 11:42 PM Aug 29 2013   UPDATED: 12:57 PM Aug 29 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

Franklin Woods Hospital in Johnson City has been named one of the four best hospitals in the nation for quality and patient safety.

The hospital received the second highest honor from the AHA McKesson Quest for Quality program, as they were named a finalist for the 2013 Mckesson Quest For Quality prize.

The hospital will receive $12,500 and be featured in several AHA publications.