Cedars-Sinai one of 20 hospitals named to Honor Roll in U.S. News & World Report's
'Best Hospitals 2020-21'
Cedars-Sinai once again has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the nation. The medical center ranked #7 nationally in the magazine's "Best Hospitals 2020-21" analysis, exceeding its rank from last year among a select group of 20 Honor Roll hospitals.
Cedars-Sinai had 12 specialties ranked nationally in the hospital rankings, placing them among the Top 50 hospitals in the nation in these specific clinical areas.
The U.S. News rankings are based on a variety of measures, including patient outcomes, patient experience, technology, and reputation (according to surveyed physicians).
The 12 Cedars-Sinai specialties ranked nationally were:
- Cancer (#7)
- Cardiology and Heart Surgery (#3)
- Diabetes and Endocrinology (#13)
- Ear, Nose and Throat (#22)
- Gastroenterology and GI Surgery (#2)
- Geriatrics (#11)
- Gynecology (#7)
- Nephrology (#9)
- Neurology and Neurosurgery (#10)
- Orthopedics (#3)
- Pulmonology (#3)
- Urology (#11)
These specialty rankings place us among the top 50 hospitals in the nation in these areas and helps explain why Los Angeles residents have voted Cedars-Sinai the most preferred hospital in the city for more than 20 years.
"The U.S. News rankings reflect the scope of our staff's dedication to the health and wellbeing of all of our patients and to advancing the science of medicine and healthcare delivery. The adaptability and flexibility of everyone at Cedars-Sinai are key reasons why we have been able to serve all patients so effectively, including during the COVID-19 pandemic, while remaining committed to expanding our research, education and support in our community." - Thomas M. Priselac, Cedars-Sinai president and CEO.