Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 17, 2013
Becker's Hospital Review has named the following hospitals to its list of "100 Hospitals With Great Heart Programs." These hospitals are institutions with programs demonstrating excellent clinical outcomes, cutting-edge research, cardiac risk-reduction programs and an innovative approach to cardiac care. They exemplify the pursuit of better cardiac care for all patients.
The Becker's Hospital Review editorial team selected the hospitals based on their heart programs' recognition for quality of care, clinical awards and research contributions to cardiovascular care. These hospitals have received recognition as outstanding providers of cardiovascular services by U.S. News & World Report, Truven Health Analytics, Blue Cross Blue Shield, the American College of Cardiology Foundation and the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Note: This list is not an endorsement of included hospitals or associated healthcare providers. The following content should be used for informational purposes only. Hospitals cannot pay to be included on this list and are presented in alphabetical order.
Abbott Northwestern Hospital (Minneapolis).
Adventist Medical Center (Portland, Ore.).
Advocate Christ Medical Center (Oak Lawn, Ill.).
Allen Memorial Hospital (Waterloo, Iowa).
AnMed Health (Anderson, S.C.).
Aspirus Wausau (Wis.) Hospital.
Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center (Milwaukee).
Barnes-Jewish Hospital (St. Louis).
Baptist Hospital East (Louisville, Ky.).
Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital (Dallas).
Beaumont Hospital (Royal Oak, Mich.).
Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital (Richmond, Va.).
Brigham and Women's Hospital (Boston).
Bronson Methodist Hospital (Kalamazoo, Mich.).
Carolina Regional Heart Center (High Point, N.C.).
CarolinaEast Medical Center (New Bern, N.C.).
Carolinas Medical Center (Charleston, N.C.).
CaroMont Health (Gastonia, N.C.).
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Los Angeles).
Centerpoint Medical Center (Independence, Mo.).
The Christ Hospital (Cincinnati).
Crozer-Chester Medical Center (Upland, Pa.).
Duke University Medical Center (Durham, N.C.).
Emory University Hospital (Atlanta).
Florida Hospital (Orlando).
Hackensack (N.J.) University Medical Center.
Hahnemann University Hospital (Philadelphia).
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia).
Houston Methodist Hospital.
Huntsville (Ala.) Hospital.
Integris Baptist Medical Center (Oklahoma City).
IU Health Methodist Hospital (Indianapolis).
John Muir Medical Center (Concord, Calif.).
Johns Hopkins Hospital (Baltimore).
Lancaster (Pa.) General Hospital.
Lehigh Valley Hospital (Allentown, Pa.).
Lenox Hill Hospital (New York City).
Liberty (Mo.) Hospital.
Loyola University Medical Center (Maywood, Ill.).
Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston).
Mayo Clinic (Rochester, Minn.).
McLaren Bay Region (Bay City, Mich.).
Medical Center of Central Georgia (Macon, Ga.).
Medical University Hospital of South Carolina (Charleston, S.C.).
MedStar Washington (D.C.) Hospital Center.
Memorial Medical Center (Springfield, Ill.).
Mercy Medical Center (Des Moines, Iowa).
Methodist Hospital of Southern California (Arcadia).
Montefiore Medical Center (Bronx, N.Y.).
Morristown (N.J.) Medical Center.
Mount Sinai Medical Center (New York City).
Nebraska Methodist Hospital (Omaha).
The Nebraska Medical Center (Omaha).
NewYork-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell (New York City).
North Kansas City (Mo.) Hospital.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Chicago).
NYU Langone Medical Center (New York City).
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (Columbus).
Ochsner Medical Center (New Orleans).
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center (Denham Springs, La.).
Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth (Texas).
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center (Portland, Ohio).
The Reading Hospital and Medical Center (West Reading, Penn.).
Resurrection Medical Center (Chicago).
Rex Hospital (Raleigh, N.C.).
Riverside Medical Center (Kanakkee, Ill.).
Rush University Medical Center (Chicago).
Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center (Hartford, Conn.).
Sanford Health (Sioux Falls, S.D.).
Scripps La Jolla (Calif.) Hospitals and Clinics.
Sentara Norfolk (Va.) General Hospital.
Shands at the University of Florida (Gainesville).
Shannon Medical Center (San Angelo, Texas).
Shawnee Mission (Texas) Medical Center.
Sparrow Hospital (Lansing, Mich.).
Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital (Grand Rapids, Mich.).
St. Francis Hospital (Roslyn, N.Y.).
St. Joseph Hospital–Orange (Calif.).
St. Luke's (Duluth, Minn.).
St. Luke's Hospital (Cedar Rapids, Iowa).
Stanford Hospital and Clinics (Palo Alto, Calif.).
Stormont-Vail HealthCare (Topeka, Kan.).
Tacoma (Wash.) General Hospital-Allenmore.
Tampa General Hospital.
Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital (Houston).
Trident Health – Trident Medical Center (Charleston, S.C.).
UC San Diego Medical Center.
UCLA Medical Center (Los Angeles).
University Hospitals Case Medical Center (Cleveland).
University of Kansas Hospital (Kansas City).
University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers (Ann Arbor).
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian.
University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics (Madison).
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville, Tenn.).
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (Winston-Salem, N.C.).
Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center (Kingsport, Tenn.).
West Jefferson Medical Center (Marrero, La.).
Winchester (Va.) Medical Center.
Yale-New Haven (Conn.) Hospital.
The full list can be read here.
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