Mayo Clinic recognized as nation’s No. 1 hospital; new rankings include four new surgeries, expanded Honor Roll and updated methodologies.
Washington, DC – August 2, 2016 – U.S. News & World Report today released its 27th annual Best Hospitals rankings to help patients make more informed health care decisions. U.S. News compared nearly 5,000 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions.
This year the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, is No. 1 on the Honor Roll, which has been expanded to highlight 20 hospitals delivering exceptional treatment across multiple areas of care. The Cleveland Clinic is No. 2, followed by Massachusetts General Hospital at No. 3. U.S. News also recognized 504 Best Regional Hospitals in states and metro areas.
In the specialty rankings, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is No. 1 in cancer, the Cleveland Clinic is No. 1 in cardiology & heart surgery and the Hospital for Special Surgery is No. 1 in orthopedics. A total of 153 hospitals were nationally ranked in at least one specialty.
2016–17 Best Hospitals Honor Roll
- Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
- Cleveland Clinic
- Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
- Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
- UCLA Medical Center
- New York-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell
- UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco
- Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
- Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian, Philadelphia
- NYU Langone Medical Center
- Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University, St. Louis
- UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside, Pittsburgh
- Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston
- Stanford Health Care-Stanford Hospital, Stanford, Calif.
- Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
- Duke University Hospital, Durham, N.C.
- Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
- University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, Ann Arbor
- Houston Methodist Hospital
- University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora