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To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for nearly 5,000 centers.

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U.S. News Hospitals Rankings and Ratings

The U.S. News Best Hospitals analysis reviews hospitals' performance in clinical specialties, procedures and conditions. Scores are based on several factors, including survival, patient safety, nurse staffing and more. Hospitals are ranked nationally in specialties from cancer to urology and rated in common procedures and conditions, such as heart bypass surgery, hip and knee replacement and COPD. Hospitals are also ranked regionally within states and major metro areas. The Honor Roll recognizes 20 hospitals with outstanding performance across multiple areas of care.

2017-18 Best Hospitals by Procedure

U.S. News rates the performance of thousands of hospitals, from high performing to below average, in many common procedures and conditions to help consumers find good sources of local care.