In its 2012 results, HealthGrades® has recognized the quality of heart services at Lourdes by designating it as one of America's 100 Best centers for Cardiac Care and by once again bestowing upon the program the Cardiac Care Excellence Award™.
Among recognition that HealthGrades® currently gives to Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center are these distinctions:
- Five-star rated for Cardiac Services and for Cardiology Services
- Five-star rated for Treatment of Heart Attack
- Five-star rated for Coronary Bypass Surgery
The reputation of Lourdes' cardiac services for quality care is a direct result of the expertise of the physicians and staff at Lourdes. With nearly 100 cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, electrophysiologists and cardiac anesthesiologists—plus hundreds of nurses, technicians, and support staff—Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden, NJ, is able to successfully integrate state-of-the-art heart care with a genuine concern for the comfort and well being of its patients.
The cardiac-services staff at Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County (LMCBC) also provides comprehensive care, using the latest technology in science and medicine to help heart patients recover and return to productive lives.
The staff understands the apprehensions and concerns patients and families experience. The Lourdes teams explains care and educates patients. At each stage in cardiac treatment, Lourdes' mission of caring comes to life.
Read more about our services in:
- atrial septal defect repair
- cardiac catheterization ................ New: reaching the heart through the wrist
- cardiac emergencies ................ New: prehospital ECG
- cardiac rehabilitation
- cardiac support services
- cardiac surgery ................ New: robotic heart surgery
- community outreach
- diagnostic services
- education and research
- electrophysiology (heart rhythm)
- heart failure program
- medical cardiology
- non-Invasive cardiac testing
- telemetry units
- vascular services
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center is designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Care Facility for cardiac medical interventions, cardiac rhythm disorders and cardiac surgery.
Learn more: See CardiologyLog – Lourdes’ cardiology newsletter, providing heart-care news from the New Jersey Heart Institute.