For the twentieth year in a row the Cleveland Clinic made the #1 spot on the US News & World Report‘s annual ranking of heart hospitals. The Cleveland Clinic was 4th in the overall category. For the first time the Mayo Clinic was the top hospital overall, beating long-time rivals Massachusetts General and Johns Hopkins.
As I’ve stated before, I am not a big fan of these sort of ratings. But irrational as they may be they often have enormous practical significance.
Here’s the top 20: