Los Angeles (December 2018) – Good Samaritan Hospital has been designated
an Aetna Institute of Quality® for Cardiac Medical Intervention, Cardiac
Rhythm & Cardiac Surgery.
Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services
available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their
health care needs. In line with this goal, Aetna recognizes hospitals
and facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services
for certain health conditions. Facilities are selected Institute of Quality®
for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care.
Good Samaritan Hospital offers comprehensive cardiac care services, including
inpatient cardiac care, cardiac catheterization and cardiac surgery (including
coronary artery bypass graft surgery). The hospital also has one of the
largest Structural Heart programs in the United States consisting of transcatheter
aortic valve replacement, left atrial appendage closure, mitral valve
repair, patent foramen ovale and atrial septal defect closure.