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July 28, 2020

U.S. News & World Report Includes Stanford in Top 20 Honor Roll

Recognizing Stanford Health Care’s commitment to safety and quality, U.S. News & World Report has included Stanford Hospital on the 2020-21 Best Hospitals Honor Roll.

The honor roll ranks the leading 20 hospitals nationwide.

The U.S. News & World Report recognition follows a number of other accolades that Stanford Health Care and Stanford Hospital have received for safety and excellence, including:

To compile the 31st annual ranking, U.S. News compared more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide across 16 specialties and 10 procedures and conditions. For the 2020-21 list, 134 hospitals were nationally ranked in at least one specialty, and 563 hospitals were ranked among the Best Regional Hospitals in a state or metro area.  The rankings are based on hospital performance across a number of factors, including patient safety and quality outcomes. 

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