Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Rankings

Pediatrics: Neurology & Neurosurgery

best Rank in This Specialty
#5
Overall Score in This Specialty
89.6 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Strong

75

Score: 18.2%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Use of infection-preventing measures

Superior

100

Score: 26

Superior: 25 to 26 out of 26

Surgical survival

Immediately following complex procedures

Very high

100

Score: 12

Very high: 11 or 12 out of 12

Prevention of surgical complications

Very high

100

Score: 16

Very high: 15 or 16 out of 16

Management of epilepsy patients

Very high

100

Score: 8

Very high: 7 or 8 out of 8

Clinic patient volume

Very high

100

Score: 47

Very high: 45 to 48 out of 48

Surgery volume

Very high

100

Score: 31

Very high: 30 to 33 out of 33

Epilepsy workup and care volume

Very high

100

Score: 15

Very high: 15 to 18 out of 18

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 regular mortality and morbidity conferences

Superior

100

Score: 16

Superior: 16 or 17 out of 17

Advanced clinical services

Such as neurological rehab program

All

100

Score: 16

All: 16 out of 16

Clinical support services

Such as pediatric anesthesia program

All

100

Score: 9

All: 9 out of 9

Advanced technologies

All

100

Score: 7

All: 7 out of 7

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for movement disorders

All

100

Score: 16

All: 16 out of 16

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 neurologists and neurosurgeons

Superior

100

Score: 11

Superior: 11 out of 11

Fellowship programs

2 of 2

Score: 2

Commitment to clinical research

High

100

Score: 4

High: 3 or 4 out of 4


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