14 October, 2020
Three services of the Hospital Clínic among the best in the world in the ‘World’s Best Specialized Hospitals’
The Hospital Clínic Group of Barcelona has had three of its Institutes included in the ‘World’s Best Specialized Hospitals‘; a classification that recognizes the best hospitals in the world by speciality. The Clinical Cardiovascular Institute (ICCV), led by Dr. Marta Sitges, the Clinical Institute of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases (ICMDM), directed by Dr. Josep Vidal, and the Institute of Hemato-oncological Diseases (ICMHO), with Dr. Álvaro Urbano-Ispizua at the helm, are among the best in the world in their respective specialities according to the list produced annually by Newsweek magazine.
The best Hospitals in the World By Speciality
The Instituto Clínic Cardiovascular is ranked 38th in the specialty of Cardiology. The Clinical Institute for Digestive and Metabolic Diseases, ranks 40th in Endocrinology. Finally, the Institute of Hemato-oncological Diseases has its Medical Oncology service, headed by Dr. Aleix Prat, positioned among the 200 best hospitals in the world for this speciality.
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Newsweek magazine’s ‘World’s Best Specialized Hospitals’ list is published annually and currently includes the world’s best hospitals in oncology, cardiology (200) and endocrinology (100). Each of the rankings includes the 50 best hospitals in the world by specialty and, from 51 to 100 or 200, they are presented in alphabetical order.
This ranking that presents the best hospital services in the world in these specialties is a collaboration between Newsweek magazine and the statistical portal Statista Inc. The result of the ranking comes from a global survey conducted among medical professionals.
Hospital CLÍNIC, THE BEST HOSPITAL IN SPAIN AND ONE OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD
At the beginning of the year, Newsweek magazine also published the ‘World’s Best Hospitals 2020′ ranking. In this list of the best hospitals in the world, the Clínic appeared in position number 21 and therefore as the best hospital in Spain. This classification, which is carried out annually, recognizes the 100 best hospitals in the world as a result of an online survey conducted between the months of September and November of the previous year.