Arkansas Children's Hospital Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Arkansas Children's Hospital is No. 24 in U.S. News & World Repor's newest ranking of America's best children's hospitals.  The magazine's June 9 issue is available on newstands Monday.

ACH was No. 24 in general pediatrics and No. 28 in pediatric cardiovascular care and pediatric cardiovascular surgery.

"We are thrilled with this recognition and celebrate this success with our employees and our physicians who also are faculty at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine," said hospital CEO Jonathon Bates.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)