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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Cancer

You can find information here about 900 hospitals in Cancer. All treat significant numbers of difficult patients – a hospital is listed only if it treated at least 249 such inpatients in 2010, 2011 and 2012. The 50 top-scoring hospitals are ranked. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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Christiana Care Hospital

Newark, DE

43.6 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

1,616 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest: 2.0 or above

Christus Hospital-​St. Elizabeth

Beaumont, TX

29.5 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 3

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

599 discharges

Medium: 500-​599

Average

50

Score: 1.5

Average: 1.3-​1.6

Christus St. Michael Hospital

Texarkana, TX

26.5 / 100

None

0.1

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected: 3 or 4

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Lowest

5

379 discharges

Lowest: 0-​399

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average: 1.3-​1.6

#13

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

70.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.4%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Moderate

50

Score: 3

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

2,684 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest: 2.0 or above

#4

Dana-​Farber/​Brigham and Women's Cancer Center

Boston, MA

84.6 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 36.1%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

3,350 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

Dartmouth-​Hitchcock Medical Center

Lebanon, NH

52.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.4%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

1,070 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest: 2.0 or above

Deaconess Hospital

Evansville, IN

14.8 / 100

None

0.1

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 1

Much worse than expected: 1 or 2

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

High

75

743 discharges

High: 600-​849

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average: 1.3-​1.6

Duke Regional Hospital

41.5 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Lowest

5

391 discharges

Lowest: 0-​399

High

75

Score: 1.7

High: 1.7-​1.9

#22

Duke University Hospital

64.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.6%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 3

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

2,726 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest: 2.0 or above

East Jefferson General Hospital

Metairie, LA

31.7 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected: 5 or 6

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

High

75

819 discharges

High: 600-​849

Low

5

Score: 1.2

Low: 1.0-​1.2

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