Based on quality data from its most recent rating period, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) has given both Mount Carmel East and Mount Carmel West its 3 Star rating – the highest possible for quality performance in cardiac surgery.
The STS uses a comprehensive composite rating system to determine the quality of cardiac surgery among participating U.S. hospitals. Only 12-15 percent receive the 3 Star rating. Mount Carmel East has received it every year since 2006, while Mount Carmel West has done the same since 2007*.
To learn more about high-quality, comprehensive heart care at Mount Carmel, visit our Heart & Vascular page.
* Data based on January 2006 – December 2011 (Mount Carmel East) and January 2007 – December 2011 (Mount Carmel West).