U.S. News & World report ranks St. Cloud Hospital among best in Minnesota

U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Cloud Hospital as high performing in 10 specialties: cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology.

St. Cloud Hospital ranked fifth among Minnesota’s approximately 150 hospitals, behind Mayo Clinic in Rochester and three Twin Cities facilities. U.S. News’ annual rankings cover nearly 5,000 medical centers across the country. The publication ranks hospitals as a tool for consumers. The rankings are based on safety and other measures as well as a reputational survey of physicians from across the United States.