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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
#34

University of Arizona Medical Center

Tucson, AZ

64.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.3%

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

5,890 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

University of California, Davis Medical Center

Sacramento, CA

58.4 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

High

75

6,032 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#30

University of California, Irvine Medical Center

64.9 / 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

Low

5

3,602 discharges

Low=3,000-​3,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#18

University of Kansas Hospital

Kansas City, KS

73.5 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

High

75

6,417 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital

Lexington, KY

47.6 / 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

High

75

6,157 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#25

University of Washington Medical Center

Seattle, WA

68.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.0%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Low

5

3,371 discharges

Low=3,000-​3,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#27

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

Madison, WI

65.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.9%

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

High

75

7,637 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#9

UPMC-​University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, PA

80.0 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 11.4%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

30,038 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#36

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, TX

63.8 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

High

75

5,525 discharges

High=5,000-​7,999

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Wesley Woods Geriatric Hospital

Atlanta, GA

59.5 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

11,200 discharges

Highest=8,000 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

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