Getting to the Heart of It
HealthReach, Fall 2013 | Page 2-3
Virginia Hospital Center is recognized as an Institute of Quality for Cardiac Services by AetnaSM, a Center of Distinction for Cardiac Services by CareFirst and is designated as a UnitedHealth Premium® Cardiac Services Specialty Center.
Patients who have cardiac surgery at Virginia Hospital Center spend less time in the hospital and have fewer complications. Getting home more quickly means they can begin working on their recovery sooner and getting back to normal. All of this translates to higher patient satisfaction with our services. These numbers speak volumes.
Source: Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association PricePoint System, January - December 2012
Source: Society for Thoracic Surgery (STS), 2011-2012
Source: Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers & Systems, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 10/2011 - 9/2012
Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Surgery