Clarian/IUSM programs are the only Indiana programs included in prestigious national rankings
Indianapolis, IN (Vocus) July 21, 2009 -- Nine clinical programs at Clarian Health/Indiana University School of Medicine are ranked among the top 50 national programs in U.S. News & World Report's "2009-10 America's Best Hospitals" guide. Clarian's Methodist Hospital and Indiana University Hospital are the only Indiana hospitals included in the rankings, and are among only 174 hospitals recognized out of the 4,861 evaluated nationwide.
Published in the July 21 issue of U.S. News & World Report, the guide ranks clinical programs at Clarian, a partner of Indiana University School of Medicine, in nine of the 16 specialties evaluated. This is U.S. News' 20th year of ranking America's elite medical centers "to help patients find the best hospital when the need is great"; it is Clarian/IUSM's 12th consecutive appearance in the guide.
In June, seven specialty programs at Riley Hospital for Children were ranked among the top 30 children's hospitals in the nation. Riley's urology program was ranked third in the nation.
The complete guide and hospitals rankings are available online at www.usnews.com.
Clarian's recognized adult programs and their numerical rankings are:
Riley Hospital for Children recognized programs and their numerical rankings are:
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