Among the Best Hospitals in the U.S. for Heart, Transplant and Other Exceptional Specialty Care

The physicians and medical programs of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital are recognized regularly through national awards. These awards confirm our commitment to world-class care and are a tribute to our dedicated doctors, nurses and staff.

Both hospitals are located on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center campus – a destination for quality pediatric and adult care, life-saving research and world-class education for tomorrow’s doctors and scientists, offering new discoveries and cures to patients throughout the world. Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network offer multiple hospitals and clinics serving many thousands of patients each year.

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin awards

U.S. News & World Report rankings

Nationally ranked in 10 specialties for cancer, cardiology & heart surgery (ranked #5 in the nation), gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology & neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology.

Best Hospitals US News

Best Doctors in America

More than 145 Children's Hospital of Wisconsin doctors were nominated by their peers in 2015.


Prestigious Magnet Recognition Program for excellence in nursing services. Three-time Magnet-recognized hospital.

Time magazine

TIME magazine highlights Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin’s high quality of care for newborns.


Froedtert Hospital awards


U.S. News & World Report

Froedtert Hospital is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 50 U.S. hospitals for endocrinology, otolaryngology, nephrology and pulmonology — and is a national high performer in six specialties.

Best Hospitals US News

Best Doctors in America

More than 300 physicians who practice with Froedtert Hospital were nominated by their peers as the Best Doctors in America®.


Froedtert Hospital is recognized by Truven Health Analytics in its list of Top Hospitals in the United States — delivering higher quality and satisfaction at a lower cost.

Top 100 Hospitals

Consumer Choice Award

The National Research Corporation’s identified Froedtert Froedtert Hospital as the consumer’s choice — scoring the highest in more than 300 markets in the United States for: best overall quality, best overall image and reputation, best doctors and nurses.


Froedtert Hospital is recognized for excellence in nursing services and commitment to national standards for the organization and delivery of nursing services by the American Nurses Credential Center’s Magnet Recognition Program, the largest, most prominent nursing credentialing organization in the United States.

Magnet Award

Joint Commission

All Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin hospitals – Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee; Community Memorial Hospital, Menomonee Falls; and St. Joseph’s Hospital, West Bend – are accredited by The Joint Commission, an independent nonprofit organization. Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality, reflecting an organization’s commitment to meeting standards of patient safety and care.

Joint Commission