The physicians and staff at AnMed Health Heart and Vascular Center share a strong commitment to providing excellent care.
AnMed Health Medical Center has been recognized as an accredited "Chest Pain Center with PCI" by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). Hospitals must meet or exceed a wide set of stringent criteria and demonstrate commitment to reducing the time it takes to provide treatment to a patient experiencing chest pain and other signs of a heart attack, and increasing the accuracy and effectiveness of treatment. Accredited Chest Pain Centers also work in the community they serve to promote and encourage lifestyles that support a healthier heart.
AnMed Health has earned the 2015 Women's Choice Award as one of America's Best Hospitals for Heart Care. This hospital is one of only 353 hospitals in the United States to qualify for this evidence-based designation, signifying AnMed Health’s commitment to meeting the highest standards in heart care. The Women’s Choice Award is based on robust criteria that consider patient satisfaction, clinical excellence, and what women really want when it comes to treatment and a quality hospital experience.
AnMed Health is also one of only 319 hospitals nationwide to receive the American College of Cardiology Foundation's 2015 NCDR ACTION Registry-GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes hospitals that provide a higher standard of care for heart attack patients. It signifies that AnMed Health has reached an aggressive goal of treating heart attack patients to the levels of care outlined by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association.
AnMed Health also earned the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing a higher standard of care and improving the survival and outcomes for patients suffering from the most severe form of heart attack, a STEMI (ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction).
AnMed Health compares well to the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide. We also encourage patients to compare AnMed Health's quality of care on Hospital Compare, a quality tool provided by Medicare.
- According to quality data submitted to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, AnMed Health's mortality rate for heart attack patients is a mere 2.11 percent- substantially better than the national average of 4.6 percent.
- AnMed Health scores consistently higher on all treatment guidelines for heart attack and heart failure patients
Becker’s Hospital Review has named AnMed Health as one of the top 25 hospitals in the nation with “great” heart programs. These hospitals have pioneered groundbreaking procedures and continue to lead the nation in cardiovascular care. Becker’s specifically lauded the sheer amount of open heart surgeries that AnMed Health’s cardiology team performs on an annual basis.