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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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Showing 31–40 of 899

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#31

University of Chicago Medical Center

Chicago, IL

60.8 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.9%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

1,661 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest: 2.0 or above

#39

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nashville, TN

58.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

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

1,343 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest: 2.0 or above

Venice Regional Medical Center

Venice, FL

10.0 / 100

None

0.1

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 2

Much worse than expected: 1 or 2

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

575 discharges

Medium: 500-​599

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest: 2.0 or above

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

Barrington, IL

29.9 / 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

Low

5

406 discharges

Low: 400-​499

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

Central Washington Hospital

Wenatchee, WA

17.1 / 100

None

0.1

Worse than expected

5

Score: 3

Worse than expected: 3 or 4

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Lowest

5

307 discharges

Lowest: 0-​399

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

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

Kaiser Permanente Walnut Creek Medical Center

Walnut Creek, CA

31.2 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

524 discharges

Medium: 500-​599

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

#14

New York-​Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

New York, NY

69.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 3.2%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Highest

100

4,312 discharges

Highest: 850 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

Sanford USD Medical Center

Sioux Falls, SD

43.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.7%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

High

75

751 discharges

High: 600-​849

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

Scripps Mercy Hospital

San Diego, CA

38.5 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

High

75

674 discharges

High: 600-​849

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

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