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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Neurology & Neurosurgery

Neurology & Neurosurgery is made up of 1,370 hospitals. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 322 inpatients in need of a 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 Neurology patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet recognition
#8

UPMC-​University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

76.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 8.3%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

8,120 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#25

Duke University Medical Center

64.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 7.2%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

3,227 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#19

Brigham and Women's Hospital

68.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.8%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

3,415 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#28

Stanford Hospital and Clinics

63.6 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.5%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,075 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#11

Houston Methodist Hospital

73.0 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.3%

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

4,066 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#7

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

78.5 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.2%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,252 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#37

Shands at the University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

60.8 / 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

3,588 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#16

Rush University Medical Center

68.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.9%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

2,661 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#27

University of Washington Medical Center

63.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.4%

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

Lowest

5

590 discharges

Lowest=0-​599

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#44

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Iowa City, IA

57.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 3.9%

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

2,968 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

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