Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian (HUP/PPMC) are ranked among the top hospitals in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. The publication's prestigious annual ranking of hospitals placed HUP/PPMC 7th in its "Honor Roll", in recognition for excellence in multiple specialties. HUP/PPMC also ranks #1 in the region, while Pennsylvania Hospital (PAH) is ranked 6th in the region.
With over 30 orthopaedic surgeons spread across ten subspecialties, Penn Orthopaedics offers every aspect of musculoskeletal care – from total joint replacement to pain management and sports medicine. Focused on getting the patient back to living pain-free, physicians work with patients to develop a treatment and rehabilitation plan that best meets their needs.
How the Rankings are DeterminedTo create the 2014-15 rankings, U.S. News & World Report looked at data from nearly 5,000 hospitals and surveyed more than 9,500 physicians. Death rates, patient safety and hospital reputation are a few of the many factors considered. 144 hospitals were nationally ranked in a specialty. The Honor Roll features 17 of the Best Hospitals that scored near the top in at least six specialties.
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