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Adventist Hinsdale Heart and Vascular recognized for quality care

Published: Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 11:06 a.m. CDT

HINSDALE – Adventist Hinsdale and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospitals’ Heart & Vascular Institute has been designated as a Blue Distinction Center+ for cardiac care by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois.

Blue Distinction Center hospitals are committed to quality care based on objective, transparent measures for patient safety and health outcomes. The national program has added the Blue Distinction Center+ designation to recognize hospitals that deliver quality and cost-efficient specialty care.

The institute provides state-of-the-art screening, treatment and rehabilitation services for cardiac patients. This includes heart and calcium scores, lifestyle and family history analysis, lipid management, anticoagulation therapy, coronary artery bypass surgery, valve repair and replacement, coronary angioplasty, stenting and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation.

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