(KMOV.com) -- St. Louis Children's Hospital-Washington University is ranked among the best children's hospitals in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.
St. Louis Children's Hospital is the only hospital in Missouri to rank in each of the 10 specialties surveyed.
The 10 pediatric specialties are: cancer, cardiology/heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonary and urology.
Hospitals were measured in three categories: resources, delivery of healthcare, and clinical outcomes.
The best children’s hospitals rankings began in 2007 to help families of sick children find the best medical care available.