Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

Rankings

Pediatrics: Orthopedics

best Rank in This Specialty
#34
Overall Score in This Specialty
65.5 / 100

Reputation with specialists

Significant

50

Score: 3.0%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Preventing surgical complications

Very good

75

Score: 10

Very good: 9 or 10 out of 12

Use of infection-preventing measures

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Orthopedics patient volume

Average

50

Score: 19

Average: 11 to 20 out of 30

Procedure volume

High

75

Score: 39

High: 36 to 41 out of 48

Nurse-patient ratio

Superior

100

Score: 3.3

Superior: 3.1 and above

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified for high nursing standards

Score: √

Commitment to best practices

Such as protocols to limit radiation from imaging

Very good

75

Score: 19

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 21

Advanced clinical services

Such as a pediatric trauma center

Most

75

Score: 5

Most: 5 out of 6

Clinical support services

Such as 24/7 acute pain program

All

100

Score: 9

All: 9 out of 9

Advanced technologies

All

100

Score: 3.00

All: 3 out of 3

Specialized clinics and programs

Such as for muscular dystrophy and sports injuries

Most

75

Score: 8

Most: 7 or 8 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: 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 orthopedists and orthopedic surgeons

Superior

100

Score: 16

Superior: 16 out of 16

Fellowship program

Score: √

Commitment to clinical research

Score: √


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