Jun 15, 2017
The New York State Department of Health just published its annual reports on patient outcomes for Angioplasty and Adult Cardiac Surgery. As New Yorkers have come to expect, the news for the Maimonides Heart & Vascular Center is once again outstanding.
In fact, Maimonides is the only hospital in the state to have BOTH its Cardiac Surgery and its Angioplasty programs commended for significantly low mortality rates.
The report shows mortality rates for Angioplasty in three categories: Emergency Cases, Non-Emergency Cases and All Cases. Maimonides is the only hospital in the state to achieve significantly low rates in all three categories of Angioplasty for the three-year period reported.
The Adult Cardiac Surgery Report shows mortality rates for CABG (or heart bypass) Surgery and Valve Surgery. The team of cardiac surgeons at Maimonides was among five teams state-wide that achieved significantly low mortality ...