Denver children's hospital gets rave reviews

When time is of the essence, living near one of the nation’s top-tiered children’s hospitals is a boon. Parents can search the MLS listings in Denver for a new home close to Children’s Hospital Colorado to gain access to high-quality healthcare. According to U.S. News and World Report, the medical facility is nationally ranked in 10 pediatric specialties.

The hospital performs 4,540 inpatient and 13,190 outpatient surgeries a year, the most recent report states. In addition, there are 85,549 emergency room visits during the same period.

"This is great news for all the children we care for who continue to have access to the nation's top doctors and hospital professionals in their own communities," Jim Shmerling, hospital president and CEO said, according to the Denver Business Journal. "This ranking is just one indicator of the excellent patient care and the pioneering research conducted here."

This private not-for-profit hospital has been a national leader in pediatric care since 1908. Local residents with children may find living near such a facility a positive feature to the community.