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Sutter Lakeside Hospital receives high rating
Lake County Record-Bee

The Sutter Lakeside Hospital received the highest rating from Consumer Reports regarding patient care during various types of surgeries in its September issue.

The rating came from an analysis that looked at Medicare claims data from 2009 through 2011 for patients undergoing 27 categories of commonly scheduled surgeries, according to the report. Hospitals were evaluated on a five point scale ranging from worse to better.