U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals rankings

 

U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings

UW Medicine celebrates another year as its hospitals and programs were recognized in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals (2018-2019) evaluations of more than 4,500 local, state and national hospitals.

UW Medical Center Recognized as a Best Hospital for 2018-2019 by U.S. News & World Report

 
UW Medical Center Best Hospital in Washington and in Seattle Metro Area  
Hospital in Washington
and in Seattle Metro Area

Nationally Ranked Hospital in Nine Adult Specialties

 
* with Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

UW Medical Center is High Performing in Four Adult Specialties and Five Procedures/Conditions:

 

Specialties:

Cardiology & Cardio Surgery
Gastroenterology & GI Surgery
Neurology & Neuro Surgery
Urology

Procedures and Conditions:

Aortic Valve Surgery
Colon Cancer Surgery
Heart Bypass Surgery
Heart Failure
Lung Cancer Surgery

Harborview Medical Center Receives High National Rankings for Three Adult Specialties

 
UW Medicine Rehabilitation - US and World Report #32

Urology

UW Medicine Orthopedics - US and World Report High Performing

Orthopedics

UW Medicine Pulmonology - US and World Report High Performing

Pulmonology

About the Annual Rankings

 

In 2018-2019 rankings, U.S. News evaluated more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions. In the 16 specialty areas, 158 hospitals were ranked in at least one specialty. In rankings by state and metro area, U.S. News recognized hospitals as high performing across multiple areas of care.

The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 29th year, are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions or for common elective procedures.