In 2011, over 1,300 patients were admitted to BIDMC with heart failure or acute myocardial infarction (AMI - more commonly referred to as a heart attack). Learn more about heart care at BIDMC.
All of our patients should receive care that is likely to achieve the best possible results. The information below tells you how closely BIDMC has been following recommended guidelines for some measures of general heart care: treatment of heart attack and heart failure.
For more information about each measure and its benchmark, click on the name of the measure.
Heart Care: Performance Summary
(1)The source of the comparison for these measures is Hospital Compare, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, April 2013.
Last updated: April 5, 2013