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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Geriatrics

More than 1,550 hospitals are listed in Geriatrics. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 2,463 inpatients at least age 75 who needed 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 Geriatrics patient volume Nurse staffing NIA-designated Alzheimer's center
#4

Mount Sinai Medical Center

New York, NY

91.8 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 31.0%

Strong=15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

23,677 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#19

New York-​Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

New York, NY

72.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.5%

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

36,507 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#11

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Chicago, IL

78.7 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.4%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

11,153 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#10

NYU Langone Medical Center

New York, NY

79.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.1%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

15,411 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#32

Oregon Health and Science University

Portland, OR

64.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

High

75

5,018 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#12

Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

77.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.4%

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

8,460 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

Phoenix, AZ

47.6 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

High

75

7,255 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#3

UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

92.4 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 26.6%

Strong=15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

14,348 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.9

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#20

UC San Diego Medical Center

San Diego, CA

71.7 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

High

75

5,368 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#8

UCSF Medical Center

San Francisco, CA

81.6 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 7.6%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

High

75

6,866 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

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