Vascular Center Awards & Recognitions

The Massachusetts General Hospital Vascular Center is recognized both nationally and internationally for its commitment to research and excellence in clinical care.

US News and World Report Honor Roll Award
U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of America's Best Hospitals, 2013-14

U.S. News & World Report ranks Mass General #2 in the nation and #1 in New England based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 clinical specialties.

Nurses Magnet Award
American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Hospital

Magnet-award winning nurses are staffed at the Vascular 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.

Leapfrog Top Hospital Award
Leapfrog Top Hospital

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.

Gold Performance Achievement Award—Stroke

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.

Computerworld Honors Program
Laureate Status From the Computerworld Honors Program

The Mass General Telestroke Center was recognized as a Laureate by the Computerworld Honors Program for its use of technology to help stroke patients. The program uses interactive videoconferencing to connect stroke specialists with patients at any of 27 member hospitals across New England, allowing a neurologist and patient to see and hear each other in full color and in real time.

Explore Vascular Center education opportunities

Part of the largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, the Vascular Center trains residents, fellows and current providers in innovative therapies every year.

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