The Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals: National Benchmarks is an annual, quantitative study that identifies the best hospitals, overall, as measured on the 100 Top Hospitals Balanced Scorecard. Hospitals are evaluated against similar hospitals, in terms of size and teaching status.
This year’s best hospitals are setting new standards compared to similar hospitals. If all Medicare inpatients received the same level of care as those in the 100 Top Hospitals winners:
If the same standards were applied to all inpatients, the impact would be even greater.
Major Teaching Hospitals
Mayo Clinic - Rochester Methodist Hospital—Rochester, MN
Thomson Retuers, 3/26/2010