Office of Institutional Advancement

Why Give to Jefferson

At Jefferson, we improve lives.

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Jefferson (Thomas Jefferson University + Philadelphia University) is the fifth largest university in Philadelphia and includes one of the nation’s oldest and most respected medical colleges—which trains more physicians than any other institution. Our nine colleges and three schools offer professional training in biomedical science, bioscience technologies, pharmacy, nursing, bioethics, healthcare, health policy, architecture, fashion design, graphic design, interior design, and more. We are redefining what’s possible—in work, in health, in innovation.

Jefferson Health continues its record of excellence in lifesaving care with recognition from U.S. News & World Report’s annual listing of top hospitals and specialties.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is honor-roll ranked as the nation’s 16th Best Hospital. In addition to ranking in the top 10 facilities in the Philadelphia metro area (2nd) and Pennsylvania (3rd), eleven of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital's specialty programs have been recognized, including three specialties ranked in the top 10 in the country.

Abington–Jefferson Health ranked 11th in the Philadelphia region and 18th in the state, and Aria–Jefferson Health is rated as a high performer in the treatment of congestive heart failure.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital’s 2017–18 Nationally Ranked Specialties

U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018

Learn more about our nationally ranked specialties as well as the metrics and methodology behind the rankings by visiting U.S. News Health Care or selecting any of the highlighted specialties below.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Named as High Performing in Two Specialties

Abington – Jefferson Health Named as High Performing in Four Procedures or Conditions

Aria – Jefferson Health Named as High Performing in One Procedure or Condition


Jefferson Office of
Institutional Advancement

125 South 9th Street, Suite 600
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone:  215-955-1635