Children's National Medical Center

Rankings

Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

best Rank in This Specialty
#39
Overall Score in This Specialty
60.5 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Significant

50

Score: 3.0%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Diabetic patient management

Very good

75

Score: 16

Very good: 15 to 18 out of 20

Hypothyroid patient management

Very good

75

Score: 3

Very good: 3 out of 4

Use of infection-preventing measures

Very good

75

Score: 16

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Diabetes & endocrinology patient volume

Average

50

Score: 26

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Procedure volume

Average

50

Score: 14

Average: 9 to 16 out of 30

Nurse-patient ratio

Superior

100

Score: 3.3

Superior: 3.1 and above

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified for high nursing standards

Score: √

Commitment to best practices

Such as using database to evaluate program quality

Very good

75

Score: 52

Very good: 46 to 55 out of 63

Diabetes care options

Availability of treatment alternatives such as insulin pump

All

100

Score: 4

All: 4 out of 4

Advanced clinical services

Such as certified diabetes educators

Most

75

Score: 17

Most: 16 to 18 out of 19

Clinical support services

Such as genetic testing and counseling

All

100

Score: 9

All: 9 out of 9

Advanced technologies

Most

75

Score: 9

Most: 8 or 9 out of 10

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for lipid disorders and weight management

All

100

Score: 8

All: 7 or 8 out of 8

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: 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 endocrinologists

Very good

75

Score: 11

Very good: 11 out of 12

Fellowship program

Score: √

Commitment to clinical research

Score: √


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