Awards and Recognition

Saint Francis Receives American College of Cardiology Award for Cardiac Care

Saint Francis Care has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2015. Saint Francis Care is one of only 319 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor.
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Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center School of Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Receives National Accreditation

The Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut School of Invasive Cardiovascular Technology at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center recently received programmatic accreditation from the national Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs. Learn more... 

Saint Francis Receives American College of Cardiology Award for Cardiac Care

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center has received the Get with the Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation’s secondary prevention guidelines for patients with heart failure. Learn more... 

Saint Francis Recognized With Gold-Plus Award For Heart Failure Care

Saint Francis Care has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2015. Saint Francis Care is one of only 319 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. Learn more... 

Saint Francis Wins Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for Heart Failure Care

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center has received the Get with the Guidelines®-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association for its excellence in the treatment of patients with heart failure. Learn more... 

ACTION Registry Gold Performance Achievement Award 2011, 2010, 2009 (American College Of Cardiology)

Excellent care for heart attack (ST elevation myocardial infarction/non-ST elevation myocardial infarction) and coronary artery disease patients 

Mission Lifeline Bronze Performance Achievement Award 2010 (American Heart Association)

Exceeding national standards for ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients, including incorporating pre-hospital times 

The Joint Commission Recognition (TJC)

Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) within 90 minutes “Top 1% Nationally”  

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Awarded a 3-Star Rating by the Society for Thoracic Surgeons.