Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center

Rankings

Pediatrics: Neurology & Neurosurgery

best Rank in This Specialty
#29
Overall Score in This Specialty
66.1 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Modest

25

Score: 0.3%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Use of infection-preventing measures

Significant

50

Score: 18

Significant: 16 to 20 out of 26

Surgical survival

Immediately following complex procedures

Very high

100

Score: 12

Very high: 11 or 12 out of 12

Prevention of surgical complications

High

75

Score: 14

High: 11 to 14 out of 16

Management of epilepsy patients

Very high

100

Score: 7

Very high: 7 or 8 out of 8

Clinic patient volume

Average

50

Score: 17

Average: 17 to 32 out of 48

Surgery volume

Average

50

Score: 19

Average: 16 to 22 out of 33

Epilepsy workup and care volume

High

75

Score: 11

High: 9 to 14 out of 18

Nurse-patient ratio

Superior

100

Score: 7.8

Superior: 3.1 and above

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified for high nursing standards

Score: √

Commitment to best practices

Such as regular mortality and morbidity conferences

Very good

75

Score: 15

Very good: 12 to 15 out of 17

Advanced clinical services

Such as neurological rehab program

All

100

Score: 16

All: 16 out of 16

Clinical support services

Such as pediatric anesthesia program

All

100

Score: 9

All: 9 out of 9

Advanced technologies

All

100

Score: 7

All: 7 out of 7

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for movement disorders

All

100

Score: 16

All: 16 out of 16

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

Superior

100

Score: 10

Superior: 9 or 10 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 neurologists and neurosurgeons

Superior

100

Score: 11

Superior: 11 out of 11

Fellowship programs

2 of 2

Score: 2

Commitment to clinical research

High

100

Score: 3

High: 3 or 4 out of 4


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