Voting for U.S. News & World Report Hospital Rankings

Each year, U.S. News & World Report releases rankings of the Best Hospitals in the U.S. Several Allina Health hospitals have been recognized. We’re grateful for the support our providersand providers from around the countryhave expressed to help us earn these honors.

Voting for the U.S. News & World Report rankings usually takes place during February and March each year.

Who can vote?

Providers who are board-certified in a ranked specialty and have registered for a Doximity account may vote in their specialty.

How can I vote?

  • You’ll receive an email from with a link to the ballot. You can also access the survey by logging into or the Doximity app.
  • Once logged in, click the U.S. News graphic or button.
  • You must be registered on Doximity to participate in the online survey. You may participate in the survey if you register on Doximity before the end of the voting period. If you have not yet registered on Doximity, learn how to claim your profile.

When does the voting period end?

The survey remains open until U.S. News has met its survey requirements. A deadline may or may not be known, so please vote as soon as possible.  

What if I can’t vote but think I should qualify?

If you believe you’re eligible but are unable to vote, email