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National Recognition For The Nebraska Medical Center

By: WOWT Email
By: WOWT Email

U.S. News and World Report surveyed the nation’s roughly 5,000 hospitals to come up with this year’s list of Best Hospitals.

Fewer than 150 of those hospitals are nationally ranked. The Nebraska Medical Center is ranked 45th nationally for its cancer care.

This places the hospital in the top three percent of the 4,806 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

The Nebraska Medical Center was also “high-performing” in eight other specialties including:

• Ear, Nose & Throat
• Gastroenterology
• Geriatrics
• Nephrology
• Neurology & Neurosurgery
• Orthopaedics
• Pulmonology
• Urology

In addition to these rankings, U.S. News and World Report ranked The Nebraska Medical Center as the top hospital in the state.

Of the 16 specialties studied by U.S. News and World Report, The Nebraska Medical Center was recognized in 9.


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