MAYWOOD, IL – Becker’s Hospital Review has named Loyola Medicine to its 2017 list of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Heart Programs."
Becker’s said hospitals on its list are national leaders in cardiovascular care. "Many institutions pioneered groundbreaking procedures and remain on the forefront of heart care today," Becker's said. "All have received recognition for delivering top-notch patient care."
In developing the list, Becker's editorial team examined several respected rankings and award agencies, including U.S. News & World Report rankings for cardiology and heart surgery, Truven Health Analytics' cardiovascular hospital rankings, CareChex rankings for cardiac care, Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction Centers for cardiac care and Society of Thoracic Surgeons star rankings.
At Loyola Medicine’s William G. and Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart and Vascular Medicine, a multidisciplinary team of cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and other specialists collaborate using leading-edge diagnostic and treatment options. Loyola is ranked 18th in the nation in Cardiology and Heart Surgery by U.S. News and World Report.
Becker’s Hospital Review is a monthly publication offering business and legal news and analysis about hospitals and health systems.