50 top cardiovascular hospitals for 2021, ranked by IBM Watson Health
Posted Oct 6, 2021 from beckershospitalreview.com
IBM Watson Health has released its annual ranking of 50 top hospitals for cardiovascular care in collaboration with Fortune.
To compile its 2021 list, released Nov. 17, IBM Watson Health researchers analyzed federal data from Medicare cost reports, Hospital Compare and the Medicare Provider Analysis and Review. In total, 980 hospitals with cardiovascular service lines were included in the analysis. Read more about the methodology here.
When compared to similar cardiovascular hospitals, facilities on this year's list performed better on numerous clinical, operational and financial benchmarkers, including 30-day mortality, length of stay and adjusted cost per case.
Here are the top 50 hospitals, sorted into three categories: