The Ward Family Heart Center team at Children's Mercy tirelessly pursues the best possible outcomes for our patients and their families. Teamwork, innovation and family-centered care have helped us jump nearly 30 spots in just two years in the U.S. News & World Report rankings.
Dr. Girish Shirali, co-director of the Ward Family Heart Center at Children's Mercy
KC Business Journal: Children's Mercy moves up in national rankings
U.S. News & World Report
By Elise Reuter
Although Boston Children's Hospital remains the nation's No. 1 pediatric hospital, Children's Mercy in Kansas City scored higher marks this year, according to the annual ranking of the top pediatric care centers by U.S. News & World Report.
The Kansas City-based children's hospital did not make the honor roll of the top 10 U.S. children's hospitals, but it did rank in the top 50 for all 10 specialties the report measured.
In particular, Children's Mercy advanced in two specialties: cardiology and nephrology.
Read the full article via the Kansas City Business Journal.
See where more Children's Mercy specialties ranked in the annual report.