Rush Children's Hospital

Rankings

Pediatrics: Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

best Rank in This Specialty
#40
Overall Score in This Specialty
56.4 / 100

Reputation with specialists

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Three-year liver transplant survival

High

100

Score: 3

High: 3 out of 3

Prevention of pressure ulcers

Pressure over a bone or from central lines, masks and other devices can cause the skin to break down

Superior

100

Score: 3

Superior: 3 out of 3

Use of infection-preventing measures

Very good

75

Score: 20

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

Prevention of ICU infections

Very good

75

Score: 5

Very good: 4 or 5 out of 6

Gastroenterology & GI surgery patient volume

Low

5

Score: 22

Low: 1 to 25 out of 60

Surgery volume

Low

5

Score: 2

Low: 1 to 3 out of 8

Nonsurgical procedure volume

Low

5

Score: 3

Low: 1 to 7 out of 21

Nurse-patient ratio

Average

50

Score: 2.5

Average: 2.3-​2.5

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified for high nursing standards

Score: √

Commitment to best practices

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 4

Liver transplant program

Accreditation and number of patients

Adequate

Score: 2

Adequate: 2 out of 4

Advanced clinical services

Such as celiac disease support group

Most

75

Score: 8

Most: 7 or 8 out of 9

Clinical support services

Such as 24/7 acute pain program

All

100

Score: 10

All: 10 out of 10

Advanced technologies

Most

75

Score: 9

Most: 9 or 10 out of 11

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for obesity management

All

100

Score: 9

All: 9 out of 9

Patient and family services

Such as interpreters and child life specialists

All

100

Score: 8

All: 8 out of 8

Efforts to involve families

Significant

50

Score: 5

Significant: 4 or 5 out of 7

Commitment to quality improvement

Significant

50

Score: 6

Significant: 5 to 8 out of 15

Adoption of health information technology

Such as computerized medical records

Very good

75

Score: 9

Very good: 8 or 9 out of 10

Availability of subspecialists

Such as pediatric gastroenterologists

Very good

75

Score: 7

Very good: 7 out of 8

Fellowship program

Score: x

Commitment to clinical research

Modest

25

Score: 1

Modest: 1 or 2 out of 4


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