Dr. Osborne in New York Times on hospital rankings

The Sunday New York Times Review section carried an article that examined the various hospital rankings systems – and aired criticism by those who question their value.

Among those quoted in the piece was Nicholas Osborne, M.D., a fellow in vascular surgery and recent graduate of the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program. Osborne and colleagues compared two hospital ranking systems for a paper published in 2010.

Read the NY Times story here and the UMHS press release on the 2010 study here.