About Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital

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Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital has received excellent ratings from our patients through HealthGrades. The hospital has been among the top 5% of hospitals in the nation for outstanding patient experience for 5 consecutive years (2009-2013). The hospital is ranked #1 in Alabama for Orthopaedic Services and Joint Replacement and among the 100 best hospitals in the nation for these Specialty Care categories for 2 years in a row (2012-2013). In 2013, the hospital received its newest ranking of being among the 100 best hospitals in the nation for Spine Surgery. HealthGrades, the nation’s leading independent healthcare ratings organization, objectively evaluates all 5,000 non-federal US hospitals annually.


The Joint Commission recognizes Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital in the top 18% of 2011 accredited hospitals for being  “Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™,” for surgical care.


Located in Phenix City, AL, just across the Chattahoochee River from the famed Hughston Clinic campus, Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital is an advanced acute-care hospital offering a range of services, including orthopaedic and general surgery, physical therapy, diagnostic imaging, a pharmacy, a full laboratory, and a 24-hour emergency room.


Comprising 110,000 square feet with 70 private patient rooms, six operating suites, a friendly and specialized staff, and the best in medical technology, Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital is ideally sized to provide excellence in medical care as well as personal attention. Wireless Internet is available throughout the facility and a dining hall with outdoor terrace and floor to ceiling windows are all designed to make patients and their families feel welcome and at ease.


Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital is licensed by the Alabama State Board of Health, and has earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ as a fully accredited hospital recognized for the highest standards of quality and safety in the delivery of health care.