Texas Children's Hospital in Houston retained fourth place while Washington, D.C.'s Children's National Medical Center leaped from ninth to fifth place.
According to a news release, CHW has more than 15 specialty outpatient clinics located throughout southeastern Wisconsin and the Fox Valley that provide local care for kids from birth to young adulthood.
In the 2018- 2019 rankings, 86 hospitals ranked among the top 50 in at least one specialty.
The list also highlights the top 50 hospitals in 10 pediatric specialties, including cancer, neonatology and orthopedics. TeleMSE, a medical screening evaluation program, allows physicians to work remotely with ED staff to help triage patients in a timely manner, allowing patients to be seen by specialists faster and more efficiently.
Lurie Children's Hospital has again been ranked among the top 10 children's hospitals in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. The rankings methodology factors in patient outcomes, such as mortality and infection rates, as well as available clinical resources and compliance with best practices. Located within UVA Medical Center, UVA Children's Hospital includes 111 beds, a dedicated pediatric emergency department, a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for infants, and a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit for children younger than 18. Children's relies on generous donors to deliver specialized care for families in need, extend health care services to the community, and pursue research that promises to transform pediatric medicine. They are the only comprehensive source of quality-related information on USA pediatric hospitals. "All of Wisconsin should be proud to have access to some of the best pediatric care in the country".