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Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Ranks Among Best Children’s Hospitals According to U.S. News and World Report
St. Petersburg, Fla. – June 16, 2020 – Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital has been honored once again by U.S. News & World Report on their annual best children’s hospitals list. This year the hospital ranked in eight specialty areas, more than it has ranked for in a single year. Johns Hopkins All Children’s also had the most specialties ranked in Florida and was the only children’s hospital on Florida’s West Coast to make the list. The 2020-2021 list ranked Johns Hopkins All Children’s among the top 50 in the following specialty areas:
“We are humbled and honored by this recognition of the depth and breadth of services we offer to this community and its children and families,” says Thomas Kmetz, president of Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. “There is much uncertainty in the world right now with COVID-19, but families can be assured that we are here to take care of their kids as we have been for nearly 100 years.”
More than 100 pediatric hospitals across the country participate in the survey each year, including the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, which ranked nationally in 10 specialty areas. Since joining the Johns Hopkins Health System in 2011, specialists at All Children’s have collaborated with colleagues in Baltimore on a variety of treatment and research initiatives.
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About Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg is a leader in children’s health care, combining a legacy of compassionate care focused solely on children since 1926 with the innovation and experience of one of the world’s leading health care systems. The 259-bed teaching hospital, stands at the forefront of discovery, leading innovative research to cure and prevent childhood diseases while training the next generation of pediatric experts. With a network of Johns Hopkins All Children’s Outpatient Care centers and collaborative care provided by All Children’s Specialty Physicians at regional hospitals, Johns Hopkins All Children’s brings care closer to home. Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital consistently keeps the patient and family at the center of care while continuing to expand its mission in treatment, research, education and advocacy. For more information, visit HopkinsAllChildrens.org.