: A part of LifePoint Health’s faith-based Providence Health System, our mission is Making Communities Healthier by Extending Christ’s Healing Ministry, and we do that by using the latest technology and focusing on high-quality compassionate care. Providence is composed of two hospitals, numerous physician practices, several rehabilitation centers, two sleep centers, an imaging and diagnostics lab..., a school of cardiac diagnostics and an accredited chest pain center. Providence Health’s downtown hospital has 258 beds, 14 of which are ICU and are 10 that are CCU. Providence Health Northeast’s hospital has 75 beds, 4 of which are ICU. In 2016, Providence Health was recognized by U.S. News & World Report, tying for second place as the Best Hospital in South Carolina. In addition, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services awarded Providence Health a 4-star rating, which is the highest rank issued to a Columbia health care entity. The Providence open heart surgery program has consistently ranked in the top 15 percent of open heart programs in the nation.