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Quick Stats

  • Hospital TypeChildren's general
  • Hospital SizeMedium metro
  • Nurse Staffing ?Excellent
  • Nurse Magnet Status ?
  • Trauma Center ?
  • Neonatology ICU?
  • Pediatric ICU?

Overview

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.

Rankings and Recognitions

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.

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This Hospital's Performance

Children's Specialties Rankings

U.S. News gathers clinical data directly from children's hospitals through a detailed survey spanning 10 pediatric specialties.

Specialty National Rank Overall Score
Neonatology #2 97.6/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Cancer #2 99.9/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery #2 97.3/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Diabetes & Endocrinology #2 99.0/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Gastroenterology & GI Surgery #1 100.0/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Nephrology #1 100.0/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Neurology & Neurosurgery #1 100.0/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Orthopedics #1 100.0/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Pulmonology #3 99.1/100 Scorecard
Pediatric Urology #1 100.0/100 Scorecard

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Hospital Details

Boston, MA Explore Map

Quick Stats

  • Hospital TypeChildren's general
  • Hospital SizeMedium metro
  • Nurse Staffing ?Excellent
  • Nurse Magnet Status ?
  • Trauma Center ?
  • Neonatology ICU?
  • Pediatric ICU?