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Heart Hospital of Lafayette Ranked in Top 50 of National Cardiovascular Providers

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The Heart Hospital of Lafayette is the only hospital in the Acadiana region entirely dedicated to heart and vascular care. The facility houses a 24/7 Heart Emergency Center.

Since the Heart Hospital opened in 2004, it has consistently been ranked by Thomson Reuters as a Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital. The facility’s services include heart attack treatment, cardiac catheterization and cardiovascular surgeries. The hospital uses a universal bed concept, bringing treatment and equipment into a patient’s room to minimize disruption and stress.  

A CareChex National Hospital Quality Study ranked Lafayette’s Heart Hospital first in the following procedures:

  • Interventional coronary care
  • Major cardiac surgery
  • Overall hospital care
  • Overall medical care
  • Overall surgical care
  • Vascular surgical care
Photo Credit: Heart Hospital of Lafayette