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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: √

#38

Florida Hospital

60.7 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

7,091 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#3

New York-​Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

93.1 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 31.8%

Strong=15.0%-​49.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

6,167 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Buffalo General Medical Center

44.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.9%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

5,845 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

North Shore University Hospital

56.0 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

5,314 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Beaumont Hospital

56.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.2%

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

Highest

100

5,159 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#16

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

68.7 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 17.8%

Strong=15.0%-​49.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

5,086 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

Riverside Methodist Hospital-​Ohio Health

47.2 / 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

Highest

100

5,037 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Christiana Care Hospital

52.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

5,018 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital

48.2 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected=3-​4

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

4,783 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

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