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Nov 25, 2014 11:09:59 AM

Definitive Healthcare’s hospital database tracks 1,517 hospitals with a medical school classification and 556 hospitals classified as having a Major medical school affiliation.

Definitive Healthcare's hospital database includes three classifications of medical school affiliations: Major, which means the hospital includes a major teaching unit a of medical school, Limited, which means the hospital provides limited teaching services, and Graduate, which  means that the hospital provides graduate level medical education.

Here is a list of the top ten largest hospitals that are classified as a Major Medical School Affiliation, per Definitive Healthcare’s hospital database:

1.  New York Presbyterian – Hospital Cornell Medical Center – 2,007
2.  Jackson Memorial Hospital – 1,502
3.  Montefiore Medical Center Main Campus – Henry and Lucy Moses Hospital – 1,436
4.  Cleveland Clinic – 1,255
5.  Indiana University Health Methodist – 1,243
6.  UPMC Presbyterian – 1,221
7.  Barnes – Jewish Hospital – 1,198
8.  Christiana Hospital - 988
9.  William Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak - 979
10.  Spectrum Health Medical Center – Butterworth Campus - 978

Size of the hospital is based on number of staffed beds.

All ten hospitals on this list are also all classified as short term acute care hospitals.  It may also be interesting to note that nine out of the ten hospitals are located in different states across the U.S. (only William Beaumont and Spectrum are located in the same state of Michigan).

Definitive Healthcare's hospital database tracks 756 hospitals with Limited medical school affiliations and 195 hospitals with a Graduate medical school affiliation.

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