ROCHESTER, Minn. – Mayo Clinic is the #1 hospital in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report. This is the first time Mayo has received the top honor in the magazine’s annual list of the best hospitals in America. The Clinic was recognized as #1 in eight specialties and #2 in three more.
U.S. News and World Report reviewed nearly 5,000 medical centers across the country for their annual rankings, and just 17 hospitals made the honor roll. Mayo edged out Massachusetts General Hospital for first on the list. Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore came in at #3.
Mayo Clinic President and CEO, Dr. John Noseworthy says “We owe our success to truly dedicated staff that provide a seamless patient experience and the care that each individual needs.”