Top 50 Best Hospitals for Kidney Disorders

U.S. News Best Hospitals: Kidney Disorders

Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Survival Patient safety Patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet hospital
#1 Mayo Clinic 100.0/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Rochester, MN
#2 Johns Hopkins Hospital 97.1/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Baltimore, MD
#3 Cleveland Clinic 95.3/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
Yes
Cleveland, OH
#4 New York-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell 93.7/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
No
New York, NY
#5 Massachusetts General Hospital 93.1/100
Strong
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Boston, MA
#6 Brigham and Women’s Hospital 90.2/100
Strong
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
No
Boston, MA
#7 Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center 82.2/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
Yes
Los Angeles, CA
#8 University of California, San Francisco Medical Center 68.8/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
No
San Francisco, CA
#9 Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University 64.4/100
Significant
Better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Saint Louis, MO
#10 Vanderbilt University Medical Center 60.7/100
Significant
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Highest
Yes
Nashville, TN
#11 Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 59.7/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
Yes
Philadelphia, PA
#12 Duke University Medical Center 57.9/100
Significant
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Durham, NC
#13 University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham 57.9/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Birmingham, AL
#14 University of Washington Medical Center 57.7/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
Yes
Seattle, WA
#15 University of Colorado Hospital 55.9/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
Average
Yes
Aurora, CO
#16 Emory University Hospital 55.4/100
Significant
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
No
Atlanta, GA
#17 UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 54.2/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
No
Pittsburgh, PA
#18 University of Minnesota Medical Center 51.0/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
Yes
Minneapolis, MN
#19 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 51.0/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Los Angeles, CA
#20 University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers 49.3/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
No
Ann Arbor, MI
#21 University of Chicago Medical Center 48.7/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Chicago, IL
#22 Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 48.0/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Average
Yes
Winston-Salem, NC
#23 University of Maryland Medical Center 47.0/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
Yes
Baltimore, MD
#24 Methodist Hospital 46.6/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
High
Yes
Houston, TX
#25 Stanford Hospital and Clinics 46.4/100
Significant
Better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
Yes
Palo Alto, CA
#26 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 45.3/100
Significant
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Average
No
Dallas, TX
#27 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 45.2/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Average
No
Boston, MA
#28 University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics 45.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Madison, WI
#29 Mount Sinai Medical Center 43.9/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
Yes
New York, NY
#30 Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center 43.8/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
No
Houston, TX
#31 Ohio State University Hospital 42.5/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Columbus, OH
#32 University of Kansas Hospital 42.0/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
Yes
Kansas City, KS
#33 Yale-New Haven Hospital 41.9/100
Modest
Better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
No
New Haven, CT
#34 Northwestern Memorial Hospital 41.3/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Average
Yes
Chicago, IL
#35 University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics 41.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
Highest
High
Yes
Iowa City, IA
#36 Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center 40.1/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Highest
Yes
Richmond, VA
#37 Mayo Clinic Hospital 39.9/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
No
Phoenix, AZ
#38 Clarian Health 39.5/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Highest
Yes
Indianapolis, IN
#39 Baylor University Medical Center 39.5/100
Modest
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Dallas, TX
#40 Shands at the University of Florida 39.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Gainesville, FL
#41 Medical University of South Carolina 38.8/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Highest
No
Charleston, SC
#42 Tulane University Hospital and Clinic 38.8/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
High
High
No
New Orleans, LA
#43 Rush University Medical Center 38.4/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Chicago, IL
#44 Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center 37.9/100
None
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
Yes
Phoenix, AZ
#45 St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital 37.9/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
High
Yes
Houston, TX
#46 Tufts Medical Center 37.8/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Medium
High
No
Boston, MA
#47 Hennepin County Medical Center 37.7/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
No
Minneapolis, MN
#48 University Hospital 37.6/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
High
Yes
San Antonio, TX
#49 University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital 37.5/100
Modest
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
No
Miami, FL
#50 Tampa General Hospital 37.5/100
None
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Tampa, FL

Resource : U.S.News & World Report US News Health  www.health.usnews.com

U.S. News Best Hospitals: Kidney Disorders

Top-Ranked Hospitals for Kidney Disorders

More than 1,600 hospitals are listed in Kidney Disorders. All are experienced in treating difficult cases—a hospital is listed only if at least 148 inpatients who needed a high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2006, 2007, and 2008, or if surveyed specialists recommended the hospital for such patients. The top 50 hospitals are ranked by score.