Cleveland Clinic Children’s was nationally ranked in pediatric care by U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 edition of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals.
Cleveland Clinic Children's ranked in most specialties graded by U.S. News.
“As industry leaders, we work tirelessly to tackle the impossible and achieve remarkable outcomes,” said Giovanni Piedimonte, M.D., chairman of Cleveland Clinic Children’s. “Being recognized among the top children’s hospitals by U.S. News is an outstanding accomplishment and it validates our hospital’s relentless efforts and unwavering commitment to providing world-class care to pediatric patients – today and in the future.”
About the Rankings
The U.S.News rankings were developed to help patients, families and physicians determine the hospitals who provide the best care for serious or complicated medical conditions or procedures. The rankings recognize the top 50 children’s hospital in 10 medical specialties, determined based on a number of criteria, including:
- Hospital survival rates
- Nurse staffing
- Sub-specialist availability
In addition to the data, pediatric specialists were asked to recommend the hospitals they consider best for children with challenging problems. Eighty-seven hospitals across the country ranked in one or more specialties.
For more information, including full rankings and methodology, check out usnews.com/childrenshospitals and the August print issue of U.S. News & World Report.