Cleveland, OH - Once again, Cleveland's two major hospital chains rank among the top hospitals in the U.S. That's according to the annual rankings by U.S. News and World Report.
Cleveland Clinic ranks second best hospital in the nation. It's number one for heart care for the 27th straight year. University Hospitals ranks in the top 50 in numerous categories, and is in the top 1% of all hospitals in the U.S.
CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic, Tom Mihaljevic, says, “Cleveland Clinic was founded 100 years ago on the belief that physicians should work together as a team to serve the welfare of patients. A century later, the organization remains a team of teams focused solely on the patient.” While Cleveland Clinic ranked second place, University of Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center ranked 38 for Cancer; Cardiology (34); Ear, Nose, Throat (46); Geriatrics (40); and Neurology (39). University Hospitals was placed top one percent of hospitals nationally.
The number one ranked hospital in the nation is Minnesota's Mayo Clinic..
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