Levine Children's Hospital

Rankings

Pediatrics: Neonatology

best Rank in This Specialty
#46
Overall Score in This Specialty
46.4 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Modest

25

Score: 0.8%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Use of infection-preventing measures

Very good

75

Score: 15

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

Prevention of ICU infections

Superior

100

Score: 3

Superior: 3 out of 3

Neonatal patient volume

High

75

Score: 15

High: 14 to 17 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: x

Commitment to best practices

Such as an average of 20 or fewer patients per physician

Very good

75

Score: 37

Very good: 31 to 40 out of 50

Heart-lung machine for newborns (ECMO)

Availability of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation services

Superior

100

Score: 5

Superior: 5 out of 5

Advanced clinical services

Such as a neonatal nutritionist

Some

25

Score: 3

Some: 1, 2, or 3 out of 5

Clinical support services

Such as genetic testing and counseling

All

100

Score: 7

All: 7 out of 7

Advanced technologies

All

100

Score: 5

All: 5 out of 5

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as a craniofacial or spina bifida team

Most

75

Score: 13

Most: 13 to 15 out of 16

Patient and family services

Such as interpreters and child life specialists

All

100

Score: 15

All: 15 out of 15

Efforts to involve families

Superior

100

Score: 8

Superior: 8 out of 8

Commitment to quality improvement

Superior

100

Score: 10

Superior: 10 or 11 out of 11

Adoption of health information technology

Such as computerized medical records

Significant

50

Score: 7

Significant: 6 or 7 out of 10

Availability of subspecialists

Such as pediatric neonatologists

Superior

100

Score: 15

Superior: 15 or 16 out of 16

Fellowship programs

None

0.1

Score: 0

None: 0 out of 15

Commitment to clinical research

Very good

75

Score: 3

Very good: 3 out of 4


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