SCHI Clinical Outcomes
At The Sands-Constellation Heart Institute (SCHI), we don't rest when we find a measure that reflects our success - we actively look for ways to continue to improve our cardiac care. From open-heart surgery to minimally invasive procedures, our commitment to your health is our primary goal here at SCHI.
SCHI's approach to cardiac care has been proven to result in fewer complications, faster recoveries and longer, healthier lives for our patients. The Sands-Constellation Heart Institute has been designated nine times as a Thomson/Solucient Top 100 Cardiovascular hospital, and is ranked #1 for Cardiac Care in New York state and a top 3 Major Cardiac Surgery Center in the nation by CareChex®, the hospital quality rating service of The Delta Group.
How We Assess the Quality of Our Cardiac Care in Clinical Outcomes
There isn’t one, single agreed upon method to measure quality. So how do we measure ourselves? Experts agree that using information from several objective resources help our patients learn which facilities consistently outperform and provide the best possible cardiac care. Based on all of the available data, the Sands-Constellation Heart Institute is the region's heart care leader, offering the best survival and complication rates in the region – that’s our measure for the quality of care we offer you.
SCHI is Dedicated To Providing Information on the Performance of Our Cardiac Program
The following resources provide the important details on our excellence in clinical outcomes and the quality of cardiac care SCHI provides:
We Promise to Continue Offering World-Class Care Close to Home
You and your loved ones deserve the very best cardiac care. We are pleased that our dedication has resulted in all of the available data pointing to the Sands-Constellation Heart Institute as the hospital with the best cardiac outcomes in the region.