Yale-New Haven Hospital continues to rank among the top U.S. hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual "America's Best Hospitals." In addition, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital has been ranked among the best in the nation for seven of its pediatric specialties in the 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals rankings.
Of the nearly 5,000 hospitals surveyed, YNHH ranks nationally in 11 of 16 specialties and is the only Connecticut hospital to be included in the rankings. Diabetes and endocrinology rank in the nation's top 10 at #7, while psychiatry is at #11, gastroenterology and GI surgery at #17, geriatrics at #18 and gynecology at #18. YNHH is ranked among the best nationally in seven other medical specialties: cancer; cardiology and heart surgery; ear, nose and throat; nephrology; pulmonology; and urology.
For YNHCH pediatric specialties, the Children's Hospital ranked in cancer at #45; diabetes and endocrinology at #3; gastroenterology and GI surgery at #18; neonatology at #37; neurology and neurosurgery at #35; orthopedics at #48; and pulmonology at #47.
According to U.S. News & World Report, hard numbers support the rankings in most specialties — death rates, patient safety, procedure volume and other objective data.
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