Three Vidant Health Hospitals have been included among the top hospitals in the state by Business North Carolina magazine.
Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, Vidant Chowan Hospital in Edenton and Vidant Edgecombe Hospital in Tarboro were included in four lists of top hospitals in the state in the magazine's March edition.
Business North Carolina ranked Vidant Medical Center 21st in the state overall.
The rankings were based on data from Medicare and Medicaid, North Carolina Hospital Association and other sources for criteria that considered patient satisfaction.
Another listing entitled "cutting-edge hospitals" cited Vidant Medical Center for its work in quality and expertise in the delivery of specialized bariatric surgery.