AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Children’s Hospital Colorado was honored during an awards ceremony on Wednesday.

Employees dressed up for the black tie affair in Aurora. They were recognized by the American Hospital Association with the Quest for Quality prize and for being in the U.S. News and World Report Top 5 ranking.

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Patients and staff will participated in a flag ceremony highlighting the U.S. News and World Report specialty rankings, which include:

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Diabetes & Endocrinology (No. 4)
Neonatology (No. 6)
Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (No. 6)
Pulmonology (No. 7)
Orthopedics (No. 7)
Cancer (No. 9)

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LINK: Children’s Hospital Colorado