Cincinnati Children’s Ranked No. 3 in the Nation in U.S. News Best Children’s Hospitals Rankings

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center has been ranked third in the nation among all pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and has once again been included on The Honor Roll, which recognizes the 10 pediatric hospitals across the country with the highest rankings across specialties.

Cincinnati Children’s is ranked No. 1 in the Midwest, which includes Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Kansas.

Cincinnati Children’s also ranked No. 1 in Ohio.

“Being recognized as one of the best pediatric hospitals in the nation once again is an incredible honor. A distinction like this is only possible through the efforts of our employees and their dedication to changing outcomes for children in Cincinnati and around the world,” said Steve Davis, MD, president and CEO of Cincinnati Children’s. “Whether they are researching new treatments, therapies or cures, teaching the next generation, caring for patients at the bedside or providing important support services, every day, our team members give their very best to help each child reach their full potential.”

The Best Children’s Hospitals rankings highlight the top 50 pediatric facilities in the nation in 10 specialties. In all, nearly 200 pediatric hospitals were considered.

The national rankings for specialties at Cincinnati Children’s are:

Gastroenterology & GI Surgery 1
Pulmonology & Lung Surgery 2
Cancer 3
Diabetes & Endocrinology 3
Urology 4
Orthopaedics 5
Nephrology 6
Neurology & Neurosurgery 6
Neonatology 7
*Cardiology & Heart Surgery 16 (Tie)

*Reflects the Joint Heart Program ranking. The Joint Heart Program is a collaboration between Cincinnati Children’s and Kentucky Children’s Hospital, part of UK HealthCare in Lexington.

According to U.S. News, the mission of the Best Children’s Hospitals ranking is to identify hospitals that provide the highest quality care for children with the most serious or complicated medical conditions.

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