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Children's Hospital is Named Again to U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of America's Best Children's Hospitals


Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC again was named to the U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of America's "Best Children's Hospitals." Children's Hospital ranked 10th in the nation overall, and was ranked in each of the 10 pediatric specialties.

The Best Children’s Hospital rankings highlight the top 50 U.S. pediatric hospitals in each of 10 specialties: 

Children’s ranked 3rd in diabetes and endocrinology, 6th in gastroenterology and GI surgery, and 6th in pulmonology.

“We are honored to receive national recognition such as this and be considered one of the best children's hospitals in the country,” said Christopher Gessner, president, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. “The fact that we are ranked in all 10 specialties is indicative of the high level of expertise our physicians and staff have across a wide array of programs. Ultimately, this recognition is a testament to their dedication to the patients we serve and to our position as a global leader in pediatric health care.”

The 2013–14 "Best Children's Hospitals" rankings are published online.

Noteworthy Accomplishments

Over the past year, Children’s has received many accolades for our groundbreaking medical care and focus on patient safety, as well as innovations in information technology:

Learn more about Children’s Hospital’s new campus, opened in 2009.

Give to Children's

In tribute to Children's accomplishments or to express your thanks for a child who has been helped by Children’s Hospital, please consider a donation at www.givetochildrens.org.

Last Update
June 10, 2013
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Last Update
June 10, 2013