The United States is home to more than 6,200 hospitals, which can make it difficult for them to understand which ones provide the best medical treatment and treatment.
Each year, US News compiles a list of the best hospitals in the country, making it easier for readers to find the right one for their needs.
US News provides lists of the best hospitals for specific conditions, as well as the Honor Roll, which highlights major hospitals in specialties and procedures. Hospitals earn points if they are ranked nationwide in 16 majors, such as cancer care, and "highly effective" in the nine procedures and conditions, such as heart bypass and lung cancer surgery. The more points you win, the higher the ranking in the honor list.
To make the list, hospitals have worked to a high standard, improving the lives of many people. Read to see the 20 largest hospitals in the US, according to US News.