Mayo Clinic named to U.S. News & World Report ‘best hospital' honor roll
For the 23rd consecutive year, Mayo Clinic joined an elite group of the highest ranked hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. The Best Hospitals rankings help guide patients who need high stakes care because of the complexity or difficulty of their condition or procedure.
Nearly 5,000 hospitals were considered and only 148 hospitals made it into the 2012-2013 Best Hospitals rankings. U.S. News & World Report analyzed 4,793 hospitals in 16 specialties from cancer and heart disease to respiratory disorders and urology.
Mayo Clinic is ranked in 16 adult and 11 pediatric specialties. The highest-ranked hospitals on the Honor Roll, had high scores in 15 of the 16 specialty rankings. Mayo scored in the top five in 11 specialties and was ranked first or second in eight specialties.
Mayo Clinic was ranked in the following adult specialties:
Diabetes & Endocrinology (1)
Kidney Disorders (2)
Heart & Heart Surgery (2)
Neurology & Neurosurgery (2)
Ear, Nose & Throat (6)
Mayo Clinic’s approach to health care stems from a culture of collaboration. More than 3,700 physicians and scientists and 57,000 employees work together across medical specialties to provide every patient with the best quality care.
For more information on the survey findings, visit the U.S. News & World Report website.