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10 best children's hospitals in America, the criteria that were used to determine the honorees, and special services and innovations that each offers. Here's the top 10 list:

  1. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  2. Boston Children's Hospital
  3. Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  4. Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  5. Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora
  6. Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  7. Texas Children's Hospital, Houston
  8. University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor
  9. Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
  10. Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

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