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Our Quality of Care

For over 20 years the cardiology program at North Kansas City Hospital has provided the highest quality heart care to the Northland community. Although our quality measures continually exceed national standards, we constantly strive to improve our level of service to patients.

Awards and Recognitions

  • ACTION Registry PlatinumAmerican College of Cardiology Foundation's NCDR ACTION Registry® Get With the Guidelines
    Platinum Performance Achievement Award – 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
    Gold Performance Achievement Award - 2011
    Silver Performance Achievement Award – 2010
  • Blue DistinctionAmerican College of Cardiology and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Blue Distinction Centers for Cardiac Care 
  • AHA Mission LifelineAmerican Heart Association Mission: Lifeline Gold Receiving Center
    The Mission: Lifeline award recognizes our commitment to and success in providing high quality heart attack care, especially as it relates to STEMI (ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction) patients. STEMI is a type of heart attack with a substantial risk of death and disability. It requires a quick response. Our STEMI program ensures patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

Accreditations & Certifications

  • Society of Chest Pain Centers Cycle IV Accreditation with PCI.
  • American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Accredited Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
  • Echo Lab accreditation - Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (ICA)
  • Nuclear Cardiology accreditation - Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (ICA)
  • Vascular Lab accreditation - Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (ICA)

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