World's Best Hospital 2020

Hospital Beds
1Grande Ospedale Metropolitano Niguarda91.4% Milan 961
2Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli90.1% Rome 1,548
3Policlinico Sant'Orsola-Malpighi90.0% Bologna 1,484
4Istituto Clinico Humanitas89.7% Milan 747
5Ospedale San Raffaele - Gruppo San Donato88.8% Milan 954
6Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova87.1% Padova 1,402
7Ospedale Papa Giovanni XXIII85.4% Bergamo 1,024
8Ospedale Borgo Trento84.3% Verona 1,355
9Ospedale Policlinico San Matteo83.8% Pavia 805
10IRCCS Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova83.7%Reggio Emilia 811
11Ospedale San Raffaele Turro - Gruppo San Donato83.6% Milan 196
12Presidio Ospedaliero Spedali Civili di Brescia83.5% Brescia 1,562
13Presidio Ospedaliero Molinette - A.O.U. Città della Salute e della Scienza82.8% Turin 2,196
14Ospedale Luigi Sacco82.2%Milan 1,006
15Ospedale di Parma81.9% Parma 1,061
16Presidio Ospedaliero Santa Chiara81.6% Trento 662
17Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi81.5% Florence 1,167
18Ospedale San Donato81.5% Arezzo 406
19Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi81.4% Varese 1,012
20Ospedale San Martino di Genova81.0% Genoa 1,252
21Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico - Clinica Mangiagalli80.9% Milan 966
22Policlinico di Modena80.8% Modena 1,115
23Ospedale Sacro Cuore Don Calabria80.7% Negrar 448
24Azienda Ospedaliera Ordine Mauriziano80.5% Turin 443
25Policlinico San Donato - Gruppo San Donato80.5%Milan 423
26Ospedale di Bolzano80.3% Bolzano 738
27Ospedale San Gerardo80.1% Monza 960
28Ospedale Civile di Baggiovara80.1% Modena 1,075
29Ospedale Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza80.1% San Giovanni Rotondo 872
30Ospedale dell'Angelo80.1% Venice 884
31Consorziale Policlinico79.8% Bari 1,182
32Azienda Ospedaliera San Giovanni Addolorata79.6% Rome 633
33Ospedale Santa Maria Annunziata79.3%Bagno a Ripoli 299
34Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana79.2% Pisa 1,194
35Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Santa Maria della Misericordia79.0% Udine 1,015
36Ospedale Mater Salutis78.9% Legnago 396
37Istituto Clinico Scientifico Maugeri - Veruno78.9% Veruno 315
38Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Federico II di Napoli78.6% Naples 789
39Ospedale di Pordenone - Santa Maria degli Angeli78.6% Pordenone 471
40Fondazione Policlinico Tor Vergata78.5% Rome 451
41Arcispedale Sant'Anna78.4% Ferrara 710
42Ospedale San Giovanni Bosco di Torino78.2% Turin 371
43Ospedale San Bortolo78.1% Vicenza 795
44Ospedale Maggiore C.A. Pizzardi78.1% Bologna 712
45Presidio Ospedaliero di Mirano78.0% Mirano 589
46Presidio Ospedaliero Alessandro Manzoni78.0% Lecco 752
47Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti Ancona "Umberto I"77.9% Ancona 914
48Ospedale della Misericordia Grosseto77.4% Grosseto 352
49Ospedale San Paolo di Bari77.4% Bari 229
50Ospedale P. Pederzoli77.3% Peschiera Del Garda 258
51Clinica San Francesco77.2% Verona 388
52Ospedale San Filippo Neri77.1% Rome 444
53Ospedale Morgagni e Pierantoni76.9% Forli 437
54Santa Maria Nuova76.9% Florence 418
55Presidio Ospedaliero Cardinal Massaia76.8% Asti 500
56Policlinico Umberto I76.7% Rome 1,244
57Ospedale Guglielmo da Saliceto76.7% Piacenza 529
58Ospedale degli Infermi di Rimini76.7% Rimini 525
59Istituto Clinico Scientifico Maugeri - Pavia76.3% Pavia 288
60Ospedale di San Bassiano76.2% Bassano Del Grappa 452
61Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Sant'Andrea76.1% Rome 448
62Policlinico Universitario Campus Bio-Medico76.0% Rome 288
63Azienda Ospedaliera di Perugia75.4% Perugia 823
64Azienda Ospedaliera San Camillo Forlanini75.3% Rome 868
65Azienda Ospedaliera per l'Emergenza Cannizzaro75.2% Catania 552
66Ospedale San Lazzaro75.1% Alba 241
67Ospedale della Versilia74.9% Camaiore 456
68Ospedale Sant'Anna74.8% Como 681
69Ospedale Civile Santi Antonio e Biagio74.5% Alessandria 671
70Ospedale Treviglio - Caravaggio74.4% Treviglio 440
71Nuovo Ospedale degli Infermi74.2% Ponderano 447
72Ospedale Santa Croce e Carle74.2% Cuneo 712
73Ospedale Santa Croce di Fano74.1% Fano 343
74Ospedale San Luigi Gonzaga73.8% Orbassano 411
75Presidio Ospedaliero Villa Sofia73.7% Palermo 672
76Ospedale di Mantova - Carlo Poma73.6% Mantova 719
77Azienda Ospedaliera dei Colli73.6% Naples 857
78Presidio Ospedaliero F. Lotti Stabilimento di Pontedera73.4% Pontedera 252
79Ospedale Perrino73.2% Brindisi 513
80Presidio Ospedaliero San Martino73.0% Belluno 424
81Ospedale di Circolo - Busto Arsizio72.9% Busto Arsizio 1,257
82Presidio di Conegliano72.8% Conegliano 527
83Ospedale Santa Maria Goretti72.7% Latina 417
84Ospedale Sant'Antonio di Padova72.5% Padova 467
85Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese72.4% Siena 696
86Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria72.4% Terni 547
87Presidio Ospedaliero Spirito Santo di Pescara72.3% Pescara 587
88Ospedale Sant'Eugenio72.2% Rome 546

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Global Board of Medical Experts:

The global board of medical experts was founded by Statista to support the World's Best Hospital Project. The board is an independent body that is tasked with the continuous development of the quality and scope of the project. Current members of the board of experts are listed here.


The World's Best Hospitals 2020 ranking lists the best hospitals in 20 countries (and one city-state): United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Israel, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, India, Thailand, Australia and Brazil.

The rankings are based on recommendations from medical professionals, results from patient surveys and key medical performance indicators.

Statista, in collaboration with trusted insurance provider GeoBlue, invited tens of thousands of medical professionals in the selected countries to an online survey from September to November 2019. The survey was also promoted on

The number of awards per country varied based on the number of hospitals and data availability. The U.S. had the most hospitals awarded, with 300, and U.S. hospitals are also recognized with a best in state award.

Scores are comparable only between hospitals in the same country. The study includes a Global Top 100 list.

Specialized hospitals, like heart or cancer hospitals, are displayed in a separate list, sorted alphabetically.

Download the full methodology here.

Download the methodology overview here.


1 - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, University of Maryland Medical Center: These hospitals reported discrepancies in the medical KPI data that was used to determine scores. No medical KPI was used to determine the score for this hospital. The score relies on patient satisfaction data and recommendations from medical experts.

2 - kbo-Isar-Amper-Klinikum - München-Nord, Polyclinique du Parc Rambot - Provencale, Hôpital Bellevue, Clinique des Cèdres, Hôpital Emile Muller, Istituto Clinico Scientifico Maugeri - Veruno, Azienda Ospedaliera San Camillo Forlanini, Ospedale Santa Croce e Carle, Ospedale Santa Croce di Fano, Ospedale San Luigi Gonzaga, Presidio di Conegliano, Ospedale Sant'Antonio di Padova, Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria, Ospedale Sant'Eugenio: No patient satisfaction data was used to determine the score for these hospitals. Their scores relies on results from medical KPIs and recommendations from medical experts.

3 - Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh at Little France, University Hospital Of Wales, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Royal Victoria Hospital, Brighton General Hospital, Withington Community Hospital, South West Acute Hospital, The Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Hospital das Clinicas da Universidade de Sao Paulo: No medical KPI was used to determine the score for these hospitals. Their scores relies on patient satisfaction data and recommendations from medical experts.