The Massachusetts General Hospital Corrigan Minehan Heart Center is recognized both nationally and internationally for groundbreaking research and outstanding patient care.
Massachusetts General Hospital is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals for heart care. In 2012 it was ranked 5th in the nation in the specialty heart and heart surgery.
Magnet-award winning nurses are staffed at the Corrigan Minehan Heart Center to provide patients with compassionate, timely care. Magnet designation represents the highest honor available for nursing excellence and is achieved by fewer than 7% of hospitals in the United States.
Mass General has been designated as a “Top Hospital” for patient safety and health care quality practices by The Leapfrog Group, whose quality and safety survey is an important measure of a hospital’s commitment to patients’ well being.
Mass General has received the American Stroke Association's Get With the Guidelines Gold Performance Achievement Award. This award honors the hospital for implementing best practices for stroke care and ensuring stroke patients receive the highest quality care according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.
The Massachusetts General Hospital Cardiac Ultrasound Laboratory was granted reaccreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories. Mass General was one of the first echo labs in New England to gain accreditation when the process was initiated and has continuously attained this status since 1998.
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association has selected Mass General as a "Blue Distinction Center" for cardiac care. The Blue Distinction program encourages collaboration with providers who improve quality outcomes and affordability and empowers consumers to make effective personal health care decisions.
Part of the largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, the Corrigan Minehan Heart Center trains residents, fellows and current providers in innovative therapies every year.
When you support the Corrigan Minehan Heart Center, you are making a significant contribution to advancing care at the hospital.