U.S. News & World Report

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is proud to be rated a high performing hospital in four specialties and five procedures in the most recent Common Adult Procedure and Condition ratings by U.S. News & World Report.

BMC high performing specialties and procedures include neurology and neurosurgery, geriatrics, urology, heart failure, diabetes, kidney failure, stroke, and pneumonia.



  • Awarded Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the highest national credential for nursing excellence, quality patient care, and innovations in professional nursing practice
  • Ranked as #4 most racially inclusive hospital in the US (and #1 in Massachusetts) by the Lown Institute
  • Ranked as #4 most socially responsible hospital in the US (and #1 in Massachusetts) by the Lown Institute
  • Named a US News High Performing hospital in maternity care, cancer care, geriatrics, neurology and neurosurgery, pulmonology and lung surgery, and urology
  • Named to the 2022 Becker's Healthcare list of top 150 places to work in health care
  • Designated LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader by the Human Rights Campaign
  • Designated an age-friendly health system by the Institution for Healthcare Improvement, which recognizes BMC as committed to care excellence for older adults
  • Ranked #13 on a list of the Top 100 Women-led Businesses in Massachusetts by the Globe Magazine and The Women's Edge
  • Kate Walsh, CEO, named to Modern Healthcare’s List of 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
  • Best and Brightest in Wellness Award from the National Association for Business Resources
  • WorkWell Massachusetts Award from Healthiest Employers
  • The Multiple Sclerosis Center at BMC was named a Center for Comprehensive MS Care
  • Named as one of America’s Best-in-State Employers by Forbes