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University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Among Nation's Best Hospitals

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Ranked in 10 specialties, Five in the Top 25 by U.S. News & World Report

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center has been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2018-19 by U.S. News & World Report. UH Cleveland Medical Center ranked in 10 specialties, five of them in the top 25. It is ranked second among all hospitals in Ohio.

UH Cleveland Medical Center ranked highly in Cancer (28); Cardiology & Heart Surgery (26); Diabetes & Endocrinology (42); Ear, Nose & Throat (16); Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (20); Geriatrics (40); Gynecology (25); Nephrology (20); Neurology & Neurosurgery (18), and Urology (50). Its Orthopedics and Pulmonology specialties were ranked as high performing.

Every Top-50 ranking places UH in the top 1 percent of hospitals nationally. Only a small fraction rank highly in as many categories as UH Cleveland Medical Center does.

U.S. News also announced ratings for nine common adult procedures and conditions. UH Cleveland Medical Center earned "high performing" ratings for eight of the nine procedures and conditions.

"Consistent with our reputation as one of the nation's top health systems, University Hospitals is once again recognized for clinical excellence," Thomas F. Zenty III, Chief Executive Officer of University Hospitals. "Our physicians, nurses, and other health professionals bring the science of health and art of compassion into everything they do for our patients, which is reflected in this year's rankings."

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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