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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Ear, Nose & Throat

More than 690 hospitals are listed in Ear, Nose & Throat. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 25 inpatients in need of a high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2009, 2010 and 2011 or if enough specialists recommended the hospital for such patients. 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 Ear, Nose & Throat patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet recognition

University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH

64.8 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.1%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

250 discharges

Highest=100 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

#37

Yale-​New Haven Hospital

68.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

249 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#43

Memorial Sloan-​Kettering Cancer Center

67.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.0%

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

248 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Emory University Hospital

64.7 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.4%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

247 discharges

Highest=100 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

#22

University of North Carolina Hospitals

73.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.6%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

230 discharges

Highest=100 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

University of Miami Hospital

51.6 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

229 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

#27

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

71.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.3%

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

Highest

100

225 discharges

Highest=100 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Orlando Regional Medical Center

51.1 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

224 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#24

Oregon Health and Science University

72.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 3.0%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

223 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#31

New York-​Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

69.8 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.7%

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

222 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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