Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Cincinnati Children’s has been named #1 in the nation in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals 2023-24 rankings. Hospitals were ranked based on key clinical data that includes measures such as patient outcomes, diversity training and patient safety. The goal of these rankings is to identify hospitals that provide the highest quality care for children with the most serious or complicated medical conditions. The full report can be found here.
“We are incredibly proud and honored to be recognized as the best pediatric hospital in the nation,” says Steve Davis, MD, MMM, president and CEO of Cincinnati Children’s. “This distinction only confirms what we have always known—that we have outstanding, talented team members who are unmatched in their dedication to ensuring that all children have access to exceptional care. Our people are—and have always been—innovators, teachers, collaborators and compassionate caregivers, and they lead the way in helping kids achieve their full potential.”
The Best Children’s Hospitals list also includes national rankings across 10 pediatric specialties. Cincinnati Children’s has been named in the top 10 of each of these specialty areas, including being ranked #1 in four areas: cancer care, diabetes & endocrinology, neonatology, and urology. Cincinnati Children’s has been at the forefront of discovering new treatments that allow us to better care for our patients. Some of these recent advancements include:
The national rankings for specialties at Cincinnati Children’s are:
|Pediatric Diabetes & Endocrinology
|Pediatric Gastroenterology & GI Surgery
|Pediatric Pulmonology & Lung Surgery
|Pediatric Neurology & Neurosurgery
|Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery*
*Reflects the Joint Pediatric and Congenital Heart Program ranking. The Joint Pediatric and Congenital Heart Program is a collaboration between Cincinnati Children’s and Kentucky Children’s Hospital, part of UK HealthCare in Lexington.
The City of Cincinnati is celebrating together with Cincinnati Children’s, with area landmarks, including the Duke Energy Convention Center, displaying Cincinnati Children’s brand colors from June 21-28.