Three Ohio Children's Hospitals Earn High Rankings

NEW YORK (AP) - Three Ohio children's hospitals have made the top 15 in U.S. News and World Report's new list of the country's best pediatric medical centers.

Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital in Cleveland is ranked fifth, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is not far behind at Number 7, and Columbus Children's Hospital has finished in 12th place.

The magazine's list takes into account hospital reputations, death rates and factors that contribute to patient care, such as cutting-edge technology.

U.S. News says the nation's Number 1 pediatric hospital is Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.