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U hospitals again rank among the nation's best

University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview is the highest-ranking hospital in the Twin Cities metro area, according to this year’s U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” list. It ranked nationally in 11 adult specialties:

  • pulmonology - 17th
  • cancer - 21st
  • nephrology - 21st
  • urology - 21st
  • diabetes and endocrinology - 24th
  • neurology and neurosurgery - 25th
  • gastroenterology - 26th
  • otolaryngology - 26th
  • orthopaedics - 29th
  • geriatrics - 43rd
  • cardiology and heart surgery - 44th

It was one of 148 facilities — about 3 percent of those analyzed for the report — to be ranked in even one specialty.

University of Minnesota Amplatz Children’s Hospital also made the magazine’s list, receiving high rankings in six pediatric specialties:

  • nephrology - 19th
  • neonatology - 22nd
  • cancer - 24th
  • gastroenterology - 40th
  • diabetes and endocrinology - 45th
  • urology - 45th

Of the 178 pediatric centers analyzed nationally, University of Minnesota Amplatz Children’s Hospital was one of 80 to make the rankings in at least one specialty.

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