Among the Nation's Top Hospitals

Top Hospital 2020

Thank you.

Thank you to the entire Bayhealth staff for your commitment to our patients’ safety.

Thank you for being driven to make Bayhealth Hospital, Sussex Campus a Top Hospital in the Nation.

And of course, thank you to our friends and neighbors for entrusting us with your care.

In a time when safety is more important than ever, we are humbled and honored to receive this distinction. It is an honor we share with you.

About the Top Hospital Distinction

To qualify for the Top Hospitals distinction, hospitals must rank top among peers on the Leapfrog Hospital Survey, which assesses hospital performance on the highest standards for quality and patient safety, and achieve top performance in its category. To see the full list of institutions honored as 2020 Top Hospitals, visit

About Leapfrog

Founded in 2000 by large employers and other purchasers, The Leapfrog Group is a national nonprofit organization driving a movement for giant leaps forward in the quality and safety of American health care. The flagship Leapfrog Hospital Survey collects and transparently reports hospital performance, empowering purchasers to find the highest-value care and giving consumers the lifesaving information, they need to make informed decisions. The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, Leapfrog’s other main initiative, assigns letter grades to hospitals based on their record of patient safety, helping consumers protect themselves and their families from errors, injuries, accidents and infections.


Driven to keep you safe.

Meet some of the people who make Bayhealth Sussex Campus one of the Top Hospital in the nation.