Doernbecher Children's Hospital at Oregon Health and Science University

Rankings

Pediatrics: Cancer

best Rank in This Specialty
#19
Overall Score in This Specialty
67.3 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Modest

25

Score: 2.2%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Three-year survival

High

100

Score: 7

High: 7, 8 , or 9 out of 9

Bone marrow transplant survival

Very High

100

Score: 3

Very High: 3 out of 3

Use of infection-preventing measures

Superior

100

Score: 22

Superior: 19 to 23 out of 23

Prevention of ICU infections

Very good

75

Score: 6

Very good: 6 or 7 out of 9

Prevention of pressure ulcers

Pressure over a bone or from central lines, masks and other devices can cause the skin to break down

Superior

100

Score: 3

Superior: 3 out of 3

Cancer patient volume

Average

50

Score: 5

Average: 4 or 5 out of 9

New cancer patient volume

Average

50

Score: 2

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Surgery volume

Low

5

Score: 2

Low: 1 or 2 out of 6

Nurse-patient ratio

Superior

100

Score: 3.6

Superior: 3.1 and above

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified for high nursing standards

Score: √

Commitment to best practices

Such as tumor boards that meet quarterly

Superior

100

Score: 20

Superior: 17 to 22 out of 22

Bone marrow transplant services

Superior

100

Score: 16

Superior: 14 to 16 out of 16

Accredited for BMT and tissue transplant

Score: √

Palliative care program

For children with terminal or life-limiting conditions

Enhanced

100

Score: 6

Enhanced: 3 out of 6

Advanced clinical services

Such as care coordinators

All

100

Score: 17

All: 17, 18 or 19 out of 19

Clinical support services

Such as pain-management program

All

100

Score: 10

All: 10 out of 10

Advanced technologies

All

100

Score: 14

All: 13 or 14 out of 14

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as brain tumor program

All

100

Score: 8

All: 8 or 9 out of 9

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 oncologists and hematologists

Superior

100

Score: 14

Superior: 13 or 14 out of 14

Fellowship programs

2 of 2

Score: 2

Both programs

Commitment to clinical research

Superior

100

Score: 11

Superior: 11 or 12 out of 12


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