HOUSTON (June 14, 2022)

Memorial Hermann Health System is proud to announce that Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital has been recognized as a Best Children’s Hospital for 2022-23 by U.S. News & World Report.

The Best Children’s Hospital rankings feature state and regional rankings where Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital ranked as the No. 4 Best Children’s Hospital in Texas, and No. 5 in the Southwest Region.

In affiliation with our partners at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston, the following subspecialties have ranked in the top 50 in the nation:

  • #27 Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • #35 Cardiology and Heart Surgery
  • #35 Gastroenterology and GI Surgery
  • #49 Orthopedics

“At Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, we pride ourselves in providing comprehensive and personalized care to young patients and their families,” said Marissa Kiefer, SVP and CEO of Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital. “The honor bestowed on Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital by U.S. News and our peers in the medical community only helps to reaffirm our commitment to being the preferred choice for women’s and children’s services by offering the highest-quality outcomes, comprehensive services and family-centered care.”

The annual Best Children’s Hospitals rankings and ratings are designed to assist patients, their families and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive care for challenging health conditions. The Best Children's Hospitals methodology factors objective measures such as patient outcomes, including mortality and infection rates, as well as available clinical resources and compliance with best practices.

Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital was founded in 1986 and is the primary teaching hospital for the pediatric and obstetrics/gynecology programs at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston. Children’s Memorial Hermann offers care in more than forty pediatric and women’s related specialties including the latest advances in maternal-fetal medicine and neonatal critical care services, and renowned programs in fetal, pediatric trauma, neurosciences and cardiac care. More than 37,000 children come to Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital each year for treatment.