We are so used to seeing the city of Boise topping national lists. Now we have made another list, this time with one of the best Hospitals in the Nation.

According to a national magazine, Truven Health 15 Top Health Systems of 2016, St. Luke's Hospital beats out some pretty well known and bigger city hospitals. The recognition comes to the Treasure Valley for St.Luke's creative a culture of transparency. The Boise based hospital starting fighting against spreading and acquiring infections within the building back in 2011. Called Project Zero the goal is getting national attention and earned a spot on the roster of Best Of's.

Other Hospitals on the list:

Sutter Health Valley Area in Sacramento, Calif

Mayo Foundation of Rochester, Minn.,

Spectrum Health of Grand Rapids, Mich.,

Mercy in Chesterfield, Mo.

Scripts Health In San Diego

and Roper St. Francis based in Charleston SC.

It's always great to see that not only are the people in the city getting recognized but the businesses and health care of the citizens is top notch. -JD