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March 2, 2023

ThedaCare Awarded on Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2023 List

ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton Recognized Two Consecutive Years

ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton been awarded on Newsweek’s list of World’s Best Hospitals 2023. This prestigious award is presented by Newsweek and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider.

“The recognition for ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton demonstrates the dedication of our team members who are committed to improving the health and well-being of our communities by empowering each person to live their unique, best life, through coordinated and specialized care,” said Dale Gisi Senior Vice President, ThedaCare Central Region. “This acknowledgement reflects ThedaCare’s promise to our patients and families, who are at the center of all we do. It is also a reflection of our team members who are the heart of our organization, caring for, and serving our communities.”

Since 1958, ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton has provided top quality health care at an affordable cost. Today, the regional medical center has 1,200 employees, more than 750 providers, nearly 150 acute care beds and a 24/7 Emergency Department. A wide range of clinical and support services are available, including: Orthopedic, Cardiovascular, Cancer Care, General Surgery, Family Birth and more.

The awards list was announced on March 1, 2023 and can currently be viewed on Newsweek’s website. This is the second year that ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton has been included in the list.

Newsweek and Statista developed a complex methodology to ensure the quality and validity of the ranking. Four data sources were used for the evaluation:

  • Hospital recommendations from Medical Experts: an international online survey sent to more than 80,000 doctors, hospital managers & health care professionals
  • Patient Experience: survey of patient satisfaction with hospitalization
  • Patient Reported Outcome Measures: surveys measuring patient satisfaction with hospitals
  • Hospital Quality Metrics: patient safety, hygiene measures, waiting times and quality of treatment

“ThedaCare is committed to being a population health organization that looks at the whole person to understand each patient’s unique needs,” said Gisi. “Quality metrics, patient experience and outcomes, such as the ones measured through Newsweek and Statista,

helps ThedaCare monitor progress, allowing teams to continue preparing and responding to the needs of the communities we serve, now and in the future.”

The World’s Best Hospitals 2023 recognizes the best medical institutions across 28 countries: USA, Germany, Japan, South Korea, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Spain, Brazil, Canada, India, Australia, Mexico, The Netherlands, Austria, Thailand, Switzerland, Sweden, Belgium, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Israel, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Colombia, Saudi Arabia, and Taiwan.

About ThedaCare

For more than 110 years, ThedaCare® has been committed to improving the health and well-being of the communities it serves in Northeast and Central Wisconsin. The organization delivers care to more than 600,000 residents in 17 counties and employs approximately 7,000 health care professionals. ThedaCare has 180 points of care, including eight hospitals. As an organization committed to being a leader in Population Health, team members are dedicated to empowering people to live their unique, best lives. ThedaCare also partners with communities to understand needs, finding solutions together, and encouraging health awareness and action. ThedaCare is the first in Wisconsin to be a Mayo Clinic Care Network Member, giving specialists the ability to consult with Mayo Clinic experts about a patient’s care. ThedaCare is proud to partner with Children’s Wisconsin and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network to enhance convenient access to the most advanced levels of specialty care. ThedaCare is a not-for-profit health system with a level II trauma center, comprehensive cancer treatment, stroke and cardiac programs, as well as primary care.

For more information, visit or follow ThedaCare on social media. Members of the media should call Cassandra Wallace, Public and Media Relations Consultant at 920.442.0328 or the ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Neenah switchboard at 920.729.3100 and ask for the marketing person on call.