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Ranking of Lombardy’s Hospitals

Italy’s healthcare system, and that of Lombardy in particular, is consistently ranked among the best in the world in terms of equal access to medical care and health statistics such as life expectancy.

Newsweek, – among the most important global news magazines, – produces an annual ranking of the best hospitals in the world, a series that began in 2019.


According to the “World’s Best Specialized Hospitals 2024” rankings, Lombardy hospitals appear in the rankings for all specialties considered (Cardiac Surgery, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics and so on).


According to the “World’s Best Hospitals” ranking, 14 of Italy’s top 50 hospitals are located in Lombardy.

Ranking of leading hospitals in Lombardy by clinical area

As confirmed by Newsweek, their 2024 rankings by sector highlight the Lombardy Healthcare centres to the right amongst the top 100 centres in the world for the specified field giving Lombardy.

International Accreditations

Lombardy’s healthcare ecosystem ecompasses a huge portion of certified structures, accredited under numerous International institutions, among which are the OECI and the JCI.

Italy benefits from having 29 JCI accredited healthcare structures, 9/29 which are focused in Lombardy, among which 2 also boast OECI accreditation.

Italy benefits from having 22 OECI (Organization of European Cancer Institutes) accredited healthcare structures, with 8/22 focused in Lombardy.