Heart Healthy - Good Samaritan's Cardiology Services
2019 Healthgrades America's 100 Best in Coronary Intervention
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention according to a national study by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. Every year, Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance at almost 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 32 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions.
In addition, Good Samaritan has been recognized for the following clinical achievements in cardiology:
- Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Bypass Surgery in 2019
- Five-Star Recipient for Coronary Intervention Procedures for 3 Years in a Row (2017-2019)
- 2019 Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award
- 2019 Coronary Intervention Excellence Award
The Theresa Patnode Santmann Center for Cardiovascular Services provides cardiac diagnosis and treatment to adults. Among the comprehensive services offered are cardiac catheterization, primary angioplasty with emergent or elective placement of coronary stents for acute heart attack, open heart surgery, intra-aortic balloon insertion, pulmonary artery catheter insertion, temporary and permanent pacemaker insertion, transesophageal echocardiography, cardioversion, electrophysiology studies, ICD device placement checks and tilt table studies.