NYU Winthrop Hospital achieved national rankings in six adult specialties for 2019–2020. National rankings highlight specialty programs that place among the top 50 in the country. The hospital was also ranked the No. 7 hospital in New York state, according to the latest results from U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Hospitals” rankings.
NYU Winthrop Hospital ranked nationally in cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, nephrology, orthopedics, and Urology. In addition to these six, NYU Winthrop also ranked as “High Performing” in geriatrics, neurology and neurosurgery, and pulmonology and lung surgery.
“This is a wonderful achievement for NYU Winthrop and everyone who contributes to the high quality of our care,” said John F. Collins, president and CEO of NYU Winthrop Hospital. “Nearly 10 years ago, we committed to achieve national prominence for Winthrop, now NYU Winthrop Hospital. Coupled with our focus on improving quality and quality reporting, we worked hard to secure recognition for our improvements, such as in the U.S. News & World Report rankings. To achieve national ranking in six specialties is a true reflection of the hard work and dedication of our staff at NYU Winthrop.”
The rankings were based on data from 2015–2017, combined with quality and performance measures. Rankings were published this morning on U.S. News & World Report’s website.
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