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MGH Psychiatry leads the nation

This week, US News & World Report named MGH the top-ranked hospital for psychiatry in the nation. MGH Psychiatry has received this honor for 17 out of the last 19 years. MGH was also ranked second on the Report’s overall Honor Roll. See the complete rankings on the US News & World Report website.