Sacred Heart Surgical Services

2010-2011 Surgery Quality Report

Sacred Heart Surgical Services' inaugural quality report, detailing quality measures, volumes and patient outcomes. Special focus on minimally invasive, including robotic-assisted, procedures.

Highpoints include:

  • General surgery program met or exceeded expectations for all 10 surgical care quality standards established by the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP).
  • Spine program designated a Blue Distinction Center by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, joining our Knee and Hip Replacement program, which received the same distinction in 2009.
  • Multidisciplinary teams of specialists collaborate to provide high volumes of patients the least invasive and most effective surgical care available in the region.