Boston Children's Hospital in Boston, Mass. is ranked No. 1 on the Best Children's Honor Roll. It is nationally ranked in 10 pediatric specialties. It is a children's general facility. It is a teaching hospital.
To help patients decide where to receive care, U.S. News evaluates data on nearly 5,000 hospitals in 16 adult specialties, 9 adult procedures and conditions and 10 pediatric specialties. To be nationally ranked in a specialty, a hospital must excel in caring for the sickest, most medically complex patients. The ratings in procedures and conditions, by contrast, focus on typical Medicare patients. Hospitals that do well in multiple areas of adult care may be ranked in their state and metropolitan area. Boston Children's Hospital is ranked nationally in 10 children's specialties . Read more about how we rank best hospitals.
U.S. News gathers clinical data directly from children's hospitals through a detailed survey spanning 10 pediatric specialties. U.S. News includes Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in evaluating the performance of Boston Children's Hospital in Pediatric Cancer.
|Specialty||National Rank||Overall Score|
|Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery||#2||97.3/100|
|Pediatric Diabetes & Endocrinology||#2||99.0/100|
|Pediatric Gastroenterology & GI Surgery||#1||100.0/100|
|Pediatric Neurology & Neurosurgery||#1||100.0/100|