Nationally Ranked Hospital
Ranked #6 in New York
Ranked #7 in New York metro area
Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, NY is ranked nationally in 4 adult specialties. It scored high in patient safety, demonstrating commitment to reducing accidents and medical mistakes. Hospital for Special Surgery is a 172-bed orthopedic facility with 13,535 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 13,114 annual inpatient and 11,712 outpatient surgeries. Hospital for Special Surgery is a teaching hospital.
This hospital was among 148 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,793 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.
Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.
Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:
|Probably or definitely not|
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Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021-4898