Hospital rankings – the 20 Best Hospitals for America, the 50 Best Major Teaching Hospitals for America and the 100 Best Safety Net Hospitals for America – assesses almost 3,300 hospitals nationwide on 42 metrics. The Washington Monthly ranks hospitals on how well they save lives, save money, and serve everyone. The institutes listed in the 20 best hospitals for America performed above average (typically far above) in each of three broad categories: patient outcomes, civic leadership, and value of care. These rankings were created in partnership the Lown Institute, a non-partisan health care think tank.
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