New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia and Cornell has been ranked as the best hospital in New York state for 2024 by U.S. News & World Report1. The hospital, which is affiliated with Columbia University and Weill Cornell Medicine, also ranked among the top 10 hospitals in the nation and the top 5 hospitals in the New York metro area.
What makes New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia and Cornell the best?
According to U.S. News, the hospital excelled in 15 out of 15 specialties evaluated, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and lung surgery, rheumatology, urology, and ear, nose and throat.
The hospital also performed well in 21 procedures and conditions, such as abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, aortic valve surgery, heart bypass surgery, heart failure, hip replacement, knee replacement, lung cancer surgery, and transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
The hospital’s achievements are based on its patient outcomes, patient experience, nurse staffing, advanced technologies, and reputation among physicians. The hospital has a high volume of complex cases, a large and diverse patient population, and a strong commitment to research and innovation. The hospital also offers a wide range of services and programs, such as telehealth, home health care, community outreach, and wellness initiatives.
How does New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia and Cornell compare to other hospitals in New York?
New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia and Cornell is one of the four hospitals in New York state that made it to the national honor roll of the best hospitals in the U.S., along with Mount Sinai Hospital, NYU Langone Hospitals, and North Shore University Hospital at Northwell Health. These hospitals are also the top four hospitals in the New York metro area, which includes Long Island, Westchester County, and northern New Jersey.
Other notable hospitals in New York state include Hospital for Special Surgery, which ranked as the best hospital in the nation for orthopedics, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, which ranked as the second best hospital in the nation for cancer.
New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia and Cornell is the best hospital in New York state for 2024, according to U.S. News & World Report. The hospital has a high level of excellence in 15 specialties and 21 procedures and conditions, as well as a high quality of patient care and satisfaction. The hospital is also among the best hospitals in the nation and the region, and a leader in medical education and research.