Special Report

Best Children's Hospitals

Source: Dane / Wikimedia Commons

Children’s Hospital of Michigan
> Location: Detroit, Michigan

Children’s Hospital of Michigan is a for-profit pediatric acute-care hospital with more than 200 beds. It is affiliated with the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Michigan State University Medical School.

Source: Courtesy of UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
> Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Cente, is the only hospital in Southwestern Pennsylvania dedicated solely to the care of infants, children, teens, and young adults. It achieved generally high scores across the board.

Source: Courtesy of Cook Children's Medical Center

Cook Children’s Medical Center
> Location: Fort Worth, Texas

Cook is one of the largest freestanding children’s medical centers in the country. The hospital provides comprehensive pediatric specialties and subspecialties to infants, children, teens, and young adults. It has a pediatric trauma center. It achieved top marks in almost all categories.

Source: Courtesy of Mary Bridge Children's Hospital

Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network
> Location: Tacoma, Washington

Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital is an 82-bed facility with a pediatric trauma center. Connected to Tacoma General Hospital it was established in 1955 by members of Tacoma Orthopedic Association, a women’s volunteer group.