Nationwide Children’s Hospital Once Again Named on U.S. News & World Report’s 2022-2023 Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll

Ninth Consecutive Year for “Best of the Best” Recognition

June 14, 2022

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Nationwide Children’s Hospital has once again been named to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll. The Honor Roll is a distinction awarded to only 10 children’s hospitals nationwide recognized by U.S. News as the “Best of the Best.”  Nationwide Children’s is recognized at number 9 on the Honor Roll list. 

The 2022-23 Honor Roll designation marks the ninth consecutive year Nationwide Children’s has received this distinction. The Honor Roll list is based on a hospital’s cumulative ranking in 10 specialties evaluated by U.S. News. Nationwide Children’s is ranked among the nation’s best in all 10 specialties, with five ranked in the top 10.

“We work to provide the highest quality care to children in our community and to the children we serve from around the world,” said Tim Robinson, Nationwide Children’s CEO. “The dedication of our physicians, researchers and staff to our patients and their families never wavers, and this recognition is a testament to our team’s efforts.”

The annual Best Children’s Hospitals rankings, now in their 16th year, are designed to assist patients, their families and their physicians in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions.

The U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospitals ranking is one means of being recognized for continued progress and improvements in pursuing best outcomes, integrated care and research. For more information, visit  Best Children’s Hospitals and use #BestHospitals on Facebook and Twitter.

U.S. News & World Report’s 2022-2023 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings of Nationwide Children’s individual medical specialties include:

Cancer - #11

Cardiology and Heart Surgery - #15

Endocrinology - #19

Gastroenterology and GI Surgery - #8

Neonatology - #10

Nephrology - #10

Neurology and Neurosurgery - #9

Orthopedics - #15

Pulmonary Medicine - #10

Urology - #13

About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2023-24 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit free-standing pediatric health care systems providing unique expertise in pediatric population health, behavioral health, genomics and health equity as the next frontiers in pediatric medicine, leading to best outcomes for the health of the whole child. Integrated clinical and research programs, as well as prioritizing quality and safety, are part of what allows Nationwide Children’s to advance its unique model of care. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of more than 14,000 that provides state-of-the-art wellness, preventive and rehabilitative care and diagnostic treatment during more than 1.7 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded free-standing pediatric research facilities. More information is available at