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U.S. News Rankings: No. 1 in Midwest, No. 4 in Nation, 11 Years on Honor Roll

The Best Children’s Hospitals rankings from U.S. News & World Report highlight the top 50 pediatric facilities in the nation in 10 specialties. In all, nearly 200 pediatric hospitals were considered.

This year, children’s hospitals were not asked to complete the standard annual Pediatric Hospital Survey because of the impact of the pandemic on healthcare organizations, according to U.S. News. Instead, this year’s rankings are a reflection of new data collected for only one category: reputation among pediatric specialists (physicians voting via survey).

Read the Cincinnati Children’s media release

The specialties and national rank for each at Cincinnati Children’s are: