Jefferson Health Hospitals Rank Among Nation’s Best According to U.S. News & World Report
PHILADELPHIA — The U.S. News & World Report released its 2021-22 annual Best Hospitals rankings and recognized Jefferson Health hospitals as among the best in the nation, with Magee Rehabilitation ranked 21st. Locally, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc., ranked 2nd in the Philadelphia metro area and 3rd in Pennsylvania. Abington Hospital ranked 7th in the Philadelphia region and 13th in Pennsylvania. Jefferson New Jersey and Jefferson Northeast tied for 12th in the Philadelphia metro area, while Jefferson New Jersey ranked 10th in New Jersey and Jefferson Northeast ranked 20st in Pennsylvania.
“Our success is truly a reflection of each of our hospitals’ exceptional doctors, nurses and all the staff who work tirelessly to deliver the highest quality patient care and innovative research that impact patient outcomes.” said Bruce Meyer, MD, MBA, President of Jefferson Health.
U.S. News & World Report ranked six Thomas Jefferson University Hospital specialties among the nation’s best:
- Cancer (32nd) – Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center—Jefferson Health
- Diabetes & Endocrinology (46th)
- Gastroenterology and GI Surgery (26th)
- Ophthalmology (2nd) – Wills Eye Hospital
- Orthopedics (10th) – Rothman Orthopaedics at Jefferson and The Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center at Jefferson Health
- Pulmonology (39th)
Geriatrics, Neurology & Neurosurgery (Vickie & Jack Farber Institute of Neuroscience), and Urology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals were noted as high performers in the specialties rankings.
U.S. News & World Report also rates hospitals for 17 common procedures and conditions. Jefferson Health hospitals are rated as high performing in 14 of the categories, with several receiving a high performing rating at all Jefferson sites.