For eighth consecutive year, Penn State Children's Hospital ranks among best

Boston Children's is the No. 1 pediatric hospital for the 5th year straight

Boston Children's is the No. 1 pediatric hospital for the 5th year straight

In cardiology, heart surgery and pulmonology, it was Texas Children's Hospital that topped the rankings while Children's National Medical Center was found to be the best in neonatology. CHOP also ranked in the top three for seven different specialties.

"An institution like Children's Hospital Los Angeles can only achieve decades of excellence in transformative care through the unceasing compassion, innovation and commitment to high-quality care by our talented doctors, nurses, researchers, technicians and staff", said Paul S. Viviano, its chief executive, in a statement. The growth and support of the Fetal Care Center, along with the Teleneonatology Program generated a higher volume of newborns with complex medical and surgical conditions.

Rankings of 118 of the nation's pediatric centers identify the top 50 in each of 10 specialties. "This is more than a handsome, new building with extraordinary technology and amenities for our patients, families and our staff". Located within UVA Medical Center, UVA Children's Hospital includes 111 beds, a dedicated pediatric emergency department, a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for infants, and a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit for children younger than 18.

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The full rankings and methodology are available at USnews.com.

"Children's Hospital of Wisconsin continues to provide an unmatched depth and breadth of care in Wisconsin".

Boston Children's Hospital ranked as the top pediatric hospital in the country - again - according to the 2018-2019 rankings from U.S. News & World Report published Tuesday. They are the only comprehensive source of quality-related information on US pediatric hospitals. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care. To find out more, visit StLouisChildrens.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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