St. Mary Designated an Aetna Institute of Quality®
LANGHORNE, PA, March 20, 2012 – St. Mary Medical Center has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Cardiac Care Facility for comprehensive heart and vascular treatment. The quality distinction recognizes St. Mary for consistently delivering evidenced-based quality care for cardiac medical intervention and cardiac surgery.
Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of healthcare services available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their health care needs. In line with this goal, Aetna recognizes hospitals and facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services for certain health conditions. Facilities are selected for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care.
St. Mary Medical Center has one of the regions most advanced and comprehensive heart programs to treat the most complex cardiovascular conditions.
“Our successful outcomes can be attributed to our experienced team of cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and the availability of the most advanced technology to treat the most complex cardiovascular conditions,” says Dr. Richard Leshner, Chief of the Cardiovascular Section at St. Mary. “St. Mary provides advanced patient-centered care with a focus on quality, safety, and compassion.”
To learn more about cardiovascular services at St. Mary, visit their website www.StMaryHealthcare.org/heart.