The University of Kansas Hospital's Cardiology & Heart Surgery program was nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report
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One of the Nation's Best Heart Hospitals

We have one goal: to provide you the very best care

We are dedicated to providing excellent outcomes and a world-class patient experience for you and your family. The University of Kansas Health System is one of the nation's top heart hospitals.

  • U.S. News & World Report has consistently ranked our cardiology and heart surgery program among the nation's top 50 since 2007.
  • Thomson Reuters has named us one of nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals for two consecutive years.
  • Our cardiac surgery program earned a quality ranking of 3 Stars, the highest possible, from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons in 2011.
  • The health system earned the 2016 Heart Failure Gold Plus & Target: Heart Failure Honor Roll Achievement Award for heart failure care through the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines program.
  • Since 2005, our Chest Pain Center has received full, national accreditation and reaccreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
  • Patient satisfaction consistently ranks in the 99th percentile for our cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery programs.
  • In 2016, we are one of about 50 heart centers in the U.S. using the new Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold System.