For the 19th straight year, Barnes-Jewish makes the U.S. News "Honor Roll"

July 19, 2011

It’s that time of year again! The  2011-2012 Honor Roll of Best Hospitals by U.S.News & World Report magazine has been published, and we are proud to announce that once again, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University physicians are being recognized as national leaders in medicine.

In this 19th consecutive year of being on the list of the nation’s elite hospitals, we ranked 11th nationally. Also, Barnes-Jewish is one of only 17 hospitals out of 4,825 evaluated by U.S. News to earn a place on the “Honor Roll.”

For the breakdown of how we ranked per specialty, see the list below.

Barnes-Jewish/Washington University 2011 rankings:

Cancer – 16

Digestive Disorders – 12

Ear, Nose & Throat – 10

Endocrinology – 12

Geriatrics – 19

Gynecology – 18

Heart & Heart Surgery – 18

Kidney Disease – 9

Neurology & Neurosurgery – 13

Ophthalmology – 12

Orthopedics – 9

Psychiatry – 13

Respiratory Disorders – 8

Rheumatology – 14

Urology – 17

 Honor Roll Hospitals:

1.    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 30 points, 15 specialties

2.    Massachusetts General Hospital, 29 points, 15 specialties

3.    Mayo Clinic, 28 points, 15 specialties

4.    Cleveland Clinic, 26 points, 15 specialties

5.    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, 25 points, 14 specialties

6.    New York-Presbyterian University Hospital, 22 points, 12 specialties

7.    University of CA, San Francisco, 20 points, 11 specialties

8.     Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 18 points, 12 specialties

9.     Duke University Medical Center, 18 points, 10 specialties

10.   Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 17 points, 12 specialties

11.   Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University, 16 points, 11 specialties

12.   UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 14 points, 8 specialties

13.   University of Washington Medical Center, 13 points, 9 specialties

14.   University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, 10 points, 6 specialties

14.   Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 10 points, 6 specialties

16.   Mount Sinai Medical Center, 8 points, 6 specialties

17.   Stanford Hospital and Clinic, 7 points, 6 specialties

Only an elite number of hospitals evaluated in the country can say they are on the Honor Roll.  We are so proud of our Barnes-Jewish team members and Washington University physicians for everything they do to ensure that our patients receive the best in care at what continues to be one of America’s best hospitals.

To learn more about our rankings, click here to read the full press release on our website.

 

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