Mount Sinai Beth Israel Receives 2017 National Quality Recognition, Rated Top 100 Hospital in Nation for Patient Safety for Cardiac Care, Interventional Coronary Care, and Stroke Care
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Rated Top 100 Hospital for Medical Excellence in Interventional Coronary Care
Mount Sinai Beth Israel has recently received numerous quality awards, including ranking as a top 100 Hospital in nation for Patient Safety for Cardiac Care, Interventional Coronary Care, and Stroke Care and a top 100 hospital for Medical Excellence in Interventional Cardiac Care. The awards and rankings were presented by CareChex®, an information service of Quantros, Inc. CareChex provides clinical, financial, and patient satisfaction findings to consumers, providers, and purchasers of U.S. medical care.
Unlike other publicly available quality ratings, CareChex provides a composite evaluation of all components of medical quality including process of care, outcomes of care, and patient experiences.
“I’m proud that Mount Sinai Beth Israel has been recognized for the exceptional care that we provide for our patients,” said John Fox, MD, Director of the Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Lab at Mount Sinai Beth Israel. “This award is a testament to our extraordinary team of interventional cardiac specialists who are saving lives every day.”
“Mount Sinai Beth Israel patients receive excellent care in our inpatient settings and emergency department and these awards reflect the hard work of our clinicians,” said Jeremy Boal, MD, President, Mount Sinai Downtown and Chief Clinical Officer of the Mount Sinai Health System.
About the Mount Sinai Health System
The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest integrated delivery system, encompassing eight hospitals, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai's vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. The Health System includes approximately 7,480 primary and specialty care physicians; 11 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 410 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools", aligned with a U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" Hospital, No. 12 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding, and among the top 10 most innovative research institutions as ranked by the journal Nature in its Nature Innovation Index. This reflects a special level of excellence in education, clinical practice, and research. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of top U.S. hospitals; it is one of the nation's top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Orthopedics in the 2019-2020 "Best Hospitals" issue. Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital also is ranked nationally in five out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology and the South Nassau Communities Hospital is ranked 35th nationally for Urology. Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, Mount Sinai West, and South Nassau Communities Hospital are ranked regionally.