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University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Among Nation's Best Hospitals

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Ranked Among the Country's Top 50 by U.S. News & World Report

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center once again has been recognized as one of the nation's best hospitals for 2017–18 by U.S. News & World Report. UH Cleveland Medical Center was named among the country’s Top 50 in eight methodology-ranked specialties. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating patients with the most challenging conditions.

UH Cleveland Medical Center is ranked among the nation’s Top 50 in: Cancer; Ear, Nose & Throat; Gastroenterology and GI Surgery; Geriatrics; Gynecology; Nephrology; Neurology & Neurosurgery, and Orthopedics. These results place UH in the top 1 percent of the nation’s 4,500 hospitals eligible for ranking this year.

UH also received rankings of high performing in eight Common Adult Procedure and Condition Ratings for patients 65 and older: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair; Aortic Valve Surgery; Heart Bypass Surgery; Heart Failure; Colon Cancer Surgery; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD); Knee Replacement; and Lung Cancer Surgery.

"For more than 150 years, the people of our community have trusted University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and our health care experts to provide superior and compassionate care. We are pleased to once again rank high among America’s Best Hospitals,” said Daniel Simon, MD, President, UH Cleveland Medical Center. “We are proud to be nationally recognized for our extraordinary commitment to quality, safety and best practices in patient care."

For more information on the U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals annual rankings, please visit UH Cleveland Medical Center. If you would like to make a gift to UH Cleveland Medical Center, please complete our online giving form or contact us at UHGiving@UHhospitals.org

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