EXPERTISE NEVER FELT SO CLOSE
When the best of the best is right around the corner, it’s always worth the trip. St. Joseph’s Health has the best cardiac team in the region, known for performing the most open heart procedures in Central New York with the lowest risk-adjusted mortality rates. Our award-winning surgical team has the most cardiac surgery experience in the area. With state-of-the-art facilities, ground-breaking surgical techniques, and the excellent care of our nursing and specialized personnel, we always go the extra mile for you.
* Adult Cardiac Surgery in New York 2016 report by the New York State Department of Health (DOH)
A HIGHER LEVEL OF CARE
At St. Joseph’s Health, “A Higher Level of Care” is the guiding philosophy that drives our continuous improvement in all areas of performance, from technology to safety, efficiency to clinical outcomes. Here are just a few measures of our success.
NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
The only program to score significantly better than the statewide average for Bypass Surgery.
High Performing in Aortic Valve Surgery
Rated for our performance in aortic valve surgery using data on patient survival, nurse staffing, and volume.
High Performing in HEART BYPASS Surgery
U.S. News & World Report also gave us their highest performance rating for heart bypass surgery.
3 Stars in CABG, AVR & AVR+CABG
The Society for Thoracic Surgeons applies a rigorous, evidence-based ratings to assist patients. St. Joseph’s Health was awarded the highest rating, three stars, in coronary artery bypass grafting, aortic valve replacement, and combined aortic valve replacement.
Distinction Center PLUS for Cardiac Care
St. Joseph's Health earned the Blue Cross Blue Shield Distinction Center Plus for Cardiac Care, which recognizes hospitals for safe and effective patient care.
an America’s Best Hospital for Heart Care
The Women’s Choice Award is given to hospitals that demonstrate the proper level of care to improve health, well-being and healing, with a special focus on the female experience.
Experience a Higher Level of Care
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