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MUSC Children's Hospital ranked among top 50 in nation

MUSC Children's Hospital ranked among top 50 in nation

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MUSC Children's Hospital continues its streak as ranking in the top 50 hospitals for children's heart programs in U.S. News Media Group's 2013-2014 edition of America's Best Children's Hospitals, along with a first-time top 50 ranking for the pediatric nephrology program and a second year showing for the pediatric gastroenterology program.

Patrick Cawley, M.D., Executive Director and Vice President for Clinical Operations says this recognition based upon rigorous standards is clear evidence of the dedication to quality and patient safety in the Children's Hospital. They are a focused high-performance interdisciplinary team."

Of the 10 specialties ranked by USNWR, MUSC Children's Hospital now has three specialties recognized with the inaugural showing of the nephrology program.

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