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#9: Behind the scenes of hospital rankingOct 4, 2011 15:50 EDT
What constitutes a "top hospital"? Drs Eric Topol and Paul Teirstein review the notion of hospital ranking and the criteria used to select "top hospitals" in the renowned US News and World Report listing, the recent Joint Commission annual report, and the Thomson Reuters top hospital picks.
Does a top-ranked hospital necessarily deliver the best care?
- US News Best Hospitals 2011-12
- Improving America’s Hospitals: The Joint Commission’s Annual Report on Quality and Safety 2011
- Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals