Penn Medicine, Philadelphia: Penn Medicine Hospitals Rank Among Top Hospitals Nationally and #1 in Pennsylvania by U.S. News and World Report

Penn Medicine hospitals have once again been ranked among the top in the nation by U.S News & World Report. The combined enterprise of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is ranked #13 in the nation for the second year in a row, and appear on the magazine’s prestigious annual Honor Roll for the 16th consecutive year. HUP/PPMC is also ranked as the top hospital in Pennsylvania and #1 in the Philadelphia metro area in the 2022 survey. Lancaster General Hospital also garnered impressive honors, again ranking #4 in Pennsylvania.

HUP/PPMC is among only 20 institutions named to the publication’s Honor Roll – and the only one in Pennsylvania or the Philadelphia region – out of more than 4,500 hospitals analyzed nationwide. Hospitals must perform near the top of the rankings in multiple specialties and conditions/treatments in order to earn a place on the Honor Roll.

A badge inscribed with Best Hospitals from U.S. News and World Report
In addition to its ranking as an Honor Roll hospital, HUP/PPMC is nationally ranked for excellence in a dozen specialties: Cancer; Cardiology & Heart Surgery; Diabetes & Endocrinology; Ear, Nose & Throat; Gastroenterology & GI Surgery; Geriatrics; Neurology & Neurosurgery; Obstetrics & Gynecology; Orthopedics; Pulmonology & Lung Surgery; Rehabilitation; and Urology.

The combined enterprise is also rated as High Performing in 19 common adult procedures and conditions, including Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Valve Surgery, Back Surgery (Spinal Fusion), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Colon Cancer Surgery, Diabetes, Heart Attack, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip Fracture, Hip Replacement Surgery, Kidney Failure, Knee Replacement Surgery, Lung Cancer Surgery, Ovarian Cancer Surgery, Pneumonia, Prostate Cancer Surgery, Stroke, and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR).

Additional Penn Medicine hospitals honored in the latest rankings are:

Lancaster General Hospital ranks #4 in Pennsylvania and is nationally ranked in Diabetes & Endocrinology and Orthopedics, and rated as High Performing in 5 adult medical specialties and 15 common adult procedures and conditions
Pennsylvania Hospital ranks #12 in Pennsylvania
Chester County Hospital ranks #17 in Pennsylvania
Princeton Health ranks #6 in New Jersey

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