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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Neurology & Neurosurgery

You can find information here about 1,358 hospitals in Neurology & Neurosurgery. All treat significant numbers of difficult patients – a hospital is listed only if it treated at least 332 such inpatients in 2010, 2011 and 2012. The 50 top-scoring hospitals are ranked. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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#1

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, MN

100.0 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 40.8%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected: 7 or 8

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Highest

100

4,445 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.2

Highest: 2.0 or above

#3

Johns Hopkins Hospital

92.5 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 39.5%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

2,537 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest: 2.0 or above

#4

Massachusetts General Hospital

89.0 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 32.5%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

4,823 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest: 2.0 or above

#5

UCSF Medical Center

88.3 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 31.5%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Highest

100

2,316 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.6

Highest: 2.0 or above

#2

New York-​Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

93.7 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 26.1%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Highest

100

6,623 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

#6

Cleveland Clinic

82.1 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 22.6%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 3

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

4,680 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest: 2.0 or above

#20

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

68.4 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 15.5%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

5,260 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High: 1.7-​1.9

#11

Barnes-​Jewish Hospital/​Washington University

75.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 11.5%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

5,026 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest: 2.0 or above

#7

UCLA Medical Center

80.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 10.4%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

2,961 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.0

Highest: 2.0 or above

#13

Brigham and Women's Hospital

73.0 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.5%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

3,460 discharges

Highest: 1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

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