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Milestones/Accolades & Achievements continued
Centers of Excellence
Hoag Family Cancer Institute Recognition
• Ranked high performing among in the 2013 U.S. News & World Report. Ranked overall for cancer treatment, and top percent among cancer hospitals in the U.S.; rated overall in reputation for cancer treatment.
• Received accreditation as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program and received an Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer
of the American College of Surgeons
Hoag Heart and Vascular Institute Recognition
• The Society for Thoracic Surgeons ranked Hoag’s cardiovascular surgery program in the top 1 percent in the country for quality and successful outcomes; 3-star rating (the highest possible) achieved by only 10 percent of hospitals nationwide.
• Rated 5 stars for valve surgery by an independent research firm, 8 years in a row
• Rated 5 star for cardiac surgery by an independent research firm, 3 years in a row
• Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure Gold award for achieving an average score of 85 percent or greater in all five heart- failure achievement measures
• Earned the American Heart Association’s Bronze Performance Achievement Award for outstanding care of coronary heart disease as part of Mission: Lifeline for Heart Attack Care
• One of the pre-eminent cardiovascular centers on the West Coast and Orange County’s highest volume, highest-rated cardiovascular program
Hoag Neurosciences Institute Recognition
• Hoag offers new research trial for patients with brain tumors – first in Orange County
• Ranked second for the treatment of stroke and ranked tenth in neurosciences for California
• Certified advanced primary stroke center by DNV Healthcare
• Stroke Program designated as a Stroke-Neurology Receiving Center by the Orange County Health Care Agency
• Hoag’s Stroke Program was awarded the 2013 American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award
• Hoag’s Stroke Program ranks among the top 5 percent in the nation and was chosen as a site for a NIH (National Institute of Health) clinical trial – a Hoag first
• Ranked in the top 10 percent nationally for neurosciences by an indepedent research firm
• Hoag Epilepsy Center is a Level 4 Center, providing the more complex forms of intensive neuro-diagnostics monitoring
• Ranked as high-performing for Neurology and Neurosurgery in the 2013 U.S. News and World Report
Women’s Health Institute Recognition
• Hoag Breast Center is the first and only breast center in Orange County to be designated as a Certified Quality Breast Center of ExcellenceTM
• Hoag Breast Center offers the latest in breast screening technology including Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
(3D mammography)
• Designated as a Certified Baby-FriendlyTM Birth Facility
• Level IIIB Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
• Dedicated Obstetrics (OB) Services for perinatology, neonatology, OB Intensivist, and OB Hospitalist/Laborist
• Designated as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecolgy (COEMIG)
• Highest volume provider of Gynecologic Robotic Assisted Surgery Program in California
• Named a Pelvic Reconstruction Epicenter

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