Johns Hopkins Hospital best in U.S. — Again
(Washington Business Journal) — For the 20th year in a row, Johns Hopkins Hospital has taken the top spot in U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of American hospitals. Hopkins ranked in the top five in 15 of the 16 specialty categories listed. The hospital ranked No. 1 in ear, nose and throat; gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery, urology and rheumatology. It ranked No. 2 in kidney disorders, ophthalmology and osychiatry; No. 3 in diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology (digestive diseases), geriatrics, heart and heart surgery; No. 4 in cancer and pulmonology (respiratory diseases); No. 5 in orthopedics; and No. 14 in rehabilitation.