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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Cancer

More than 900 hospitals are listed in Cancer. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 251 inpatients in need of high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2009, 2010 and 2011. The top 50 hospitals are ranked, based on score. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Survival Success in keeping patients safe Cancer patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet recognition
#11

UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

66.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 12.3%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

1,722 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.9

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#12

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

66.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.9%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,173 discharges

Highest=850 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#13

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

65.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 7.3%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,141 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.6

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#14

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Chicago, IL

65.6 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.2%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,158 discharges

Highest=850 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#15

City of Hope

64.5 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.6%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

1,048 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#15

Seidman Cancer Center at UH Case Medical

Cleveland, OH

64.5 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.2%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

1,629 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#17

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

64.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 3.3%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

1,771 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#18

Duke University Medical Center

63.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 7.0%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,627 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#19

Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL

63.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.4%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

1,862 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

#20

Ohio State University James Cancer Hospital

Columbus, OH

62.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.7%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

3,355 discharges

Highest=850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

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