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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

Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital

Somerset, KY

9.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 3.1%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 1

Much worse than expected=1-​2

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Lowest

5

211 discharges

Lowest=0-​399

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

#48

USC Norris Cancer Hospital

Los Angeles, CA

53.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.3%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Lowest

5

169 discharges

Lowest=0-​399

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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