St. Louis Children’s Hospital Ranks No. 1 Among Missouri Children’s Hospitals

St. Louis Children’s Hospital Ranks No. 1 Among Missouri Children’s Hospitals

Extraordinary breadth and depth of expertise places St. Louis Children’s Hospital among the nation’s best.

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine among America’s Best Children’s Hospitals. The publication ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital No. 1 in the state of Missouri and among the top 10% nationally.

The report evaluated 193 children’s hospitals in 10 pediatric specialties. St. Louis Children’s Hospital is one of only eight children’s hospitals in the nation to rank in the top 25 in all 10 specialties, exemplifying its depth and breadth of expertise. It is the 12th consecutive year St. Louis Children’s Hospital has ranked in all 10 specialties, and it is the only children’s hospital within a 250-mile radius to do so this year.

“We are honored to be recognized as one of the very best children’s hospitals in the United States,” said Trish Lollo, St. Louis Children’s Hospital president. “It’s a testament to our team of nurses, caregivers, and Washington University physicians for whom this work is both a passion and a calling. During these most extraordinary times—and every day— they are the most powerful and talented advocates for child health, and I am so very proud of this continued national recognition.”

The full rankings and methodology are available at USnews.com. The rankings will also be published in the U.S. News Best Hospitals 2020 guidebook.