Nationally Ranked Hospital
University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital admits roughly 150 patients a day, which is average for a children's center. As a Nurse Magnet facility, this Minneapolis hospital is recognized for nursing excellence. Its parent institution is University of Minnesota Medical Center. At the hospital's family resource center and library, patients and families can get help finding and printing out online health information and browse books and magazines for casual reading.
This hospital was one of 80 facilities that made the rankings in at least one of the 10 specialties analyzed for the 2012-13 Best Children's Hospitals.
Editor's Note, 7/17/2012: Some children's hospitals were initially misranked in one or more specialties due to a programming error that affected their scores. The website now displays correct rankings. To see if this hospital was one of the affected hospitals, get details here.
University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital
2450 Riverside Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55454