CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health™. The study spotlights the top-performing cardiovascular hospitals in the U.S. based on a balanced scorecard of publicly available clinical, operational and patient satisfaction metrics and data.  This study is part of the IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® program, using independent and objective research to analyze hospital and health system performance in key clinical and operational areas for selected cardiovascular procedures and medical care. 

“It is a privilege to be honored on this list as one of the nation’s most outstanding cardiovascular facilities chosen through independent and objective research,” said Jason Rounds, President, CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System. “Prior to receiving this recognition, CHRISTUS St. Michael was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson Health™ for the third time. Both of these recognitions are testaments to the hard work, dedication and expertise of CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System, our medical staff, our nurses and other clinicians, our Associates and every member of our team who give their all every day to ensure that we provide our community with care focused on our core values of dignity, integrity, compassion, stewardship and excellence.”

CHRISTUS St. Michael provides the region’s only open-heart bypass surgery program, Electrophysiology (EP) Lab, Level III NICU, comprehensive Cancer Center, ACR-designated Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, Center for Joint Replacement, Hybrid Surgical Suite, and robotic-assisted surgery for total knee and hip replacements.

Congratulations CHRISTUS St. Michael on this amazing accomplishment!

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