Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

Rankings

Pediatrics: Urology

best Rank in This Specialty
#37
Overall Score in This Specialty
54.6 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Modest

25

Score: 1.7%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Prevention of surgical complications

Significant

50

Score: 14

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Prevention of urinary tract infections

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 3

Use of infection-preventing measures

Very good

75

Score: 16

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

Urology patient volume

Low

5

Score: 9

Low: 1 to 9 out of 24

Surgery volume

Low

5

Score: 8

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

Minimally invasive procedure volume

Average

50

Score: 6

Average: 6 to 8 out of 12

Nurse-patient ratio

Average

50

Score: 2.4

Average: 2.3-​2.5

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified for high nursing standards

Score: √

Commitment to best practices

Such as tracking surgical infections

Superior

100

Score: 9

Superior: 8 or 9 out of 9

Advanced clinical services

Such as shock-wave lithotripsy

All

100

Score: 5

All: 5 out of 5

Clinical support services

Such as dedicated surgical ICU

Most

75

Score: 8

Most: 8 out of 9

Advanced technologies

All

100

Score: 3.00

All: 3 out of 3

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for abnormal urination

Most

75

Score: 5

Most: 5 out of 6

Patient and family services

Such as interpreters and child life specialists

All

100

Score: 8

All: 8 out of 8

Efforts to involve families

Superior

100

Score: 7

Superior: 7 out of 7

Commitment to quality improvement

Superior

100

Score: 10

Superior: 9 or 10 out of 10

Adoption of health information technology

Such as computerized medical records

Superior

100

Score: 10

Superior: 10 out of 10

Availability of subspecialists

Such as pediatric urologists

Superior

100

Score: 12

Superior: 12 out of 12

Fellowship program

Score: x

Commitment to clinical research

Average

50

Score: 1

Average 1 or 2 out of 3


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