Baystate Children's Hospital

Rankings

Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

best Rank in This Specialty
#34
Overall Score in This Specialty
62.2 / 100

Reputation with specialists

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Diabetic patient management

Superior

100

Score: 20

Superior: 19 or 20 out of 20

Hypothyroid patient management

Superior

100

Score: 4

Superior: 4 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: 17

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Procedure volume

Average

50

Score: 13

Average: 9 to 16 out of 30

Nurse-patient ratio

Inadequate

5

Score: 1.7

Inadequate: below 2.0

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: 46

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: 16

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

All

100

Score: 10

All: 10 out of 10

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for lipid disorders and weight management

Most

75

Score: 6

Most: 5 or 6 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

Very good

75

Score: 9

Very good: 8 or 9 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

Significant

50

Score: 10

Significant: 8, 9 or 10 out of 12

Fellowship program

Score: √

Commitment to clinical research

Score: √


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