Best Hospitals in Maryland

Maryland has about 70 hospitals, five of which are nationally ranked. Twenty-five other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranks hospitals in the Baltimore metro area.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Metro Area

Baltimore

Best Hospitals by Region

Eastern Shore, Southern Maryland, Western Maryland

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#21

Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Glen Burnie, MD

Ranked #16 in Baltimore metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

Doctors Community Hospital

Lanham, MD

Ranked #14 in Washington DC metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

Frederick Memorial Hospital

Frederick, MD

Ranked #14 in Washington DC metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

Clinton, MD

Ranked #14 in Washington DC metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty

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#21

Northwest Hospital

Randallstown, MD

Ranked #16 in Baltimore metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

Peninsula Regional Medical Center

Salisbury, MD

Recognized in Eastern Shore

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

Prince George's Hospital Center

Cheverly, MD

Ranked #14 in Washington DC metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

Union Hospital

Elkton, MD

Ranked #16 in Philadelphia metro area

Recognized in Eastern Shore

1 High-Performing Specialty

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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