UC Davis Medical Center earned a 2002 Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corp. for having the best overall quality and image of all hospitals in the Sacramento area. UC Davis is one of 152 hospitals in the nation to receive the award.
National Research Corp. annually provides Consumer Choice Awards for the most-preferred hospitals in more than 100 U.S. markets. Winners are determined by consumer perceptions on multiple quality and image ratings collected in NRC's annual Healthcare Market Guide Study. Data found in the guide represents surveys of nearly 140,000 households representing more than 400,000 consumers in the contiguous 48 states and the District of Columbia.