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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Pulmonology

Nearly 1,680 hospitals are listed in Pulmonology. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 968 inpatients in need of 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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#41

Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Milwaukee, WI

61.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.3%

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

Highest

100

7,894 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#42

Baystate Medical Center

61.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

4,795 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: √

#43

Akron General Medical Center

Akron, OH

61.4 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.1%

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

Highest

100

5,182 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: √

#44

Beaumont Hospital

Royal Oak, MI

61.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.3%

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

Highest

100

9,907 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#45

St. Francis Hospital

61.2 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,602 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#46

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital

Houston, TX

61.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

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

Highest

100

3,718 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: √

#47

Hackensack University Medical Center

Hackensack, NJ

60.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

5,943 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#48

University of Washington Medical Center

60.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.0%

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

Medium

50

1,559 discharges

Medium=1,500-​1,999

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#49

Shands at the University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

60.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.3%

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

Highest

100

4,370 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#50

Mayo Clinic

Phoenix, AZ

60.5 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.3%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,813 discharges

Highest=2,500 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.6

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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