For decades, Mercy Medical Center-Sioux City has been the area's leading hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. The Mercy Heart Center brings together experienced cardiologists and surgeons, highly trained staff and the latest technology in a modern, full-service facility.
Independent organizations that monitor and objectively measure healthcare quality have acknowledged Mercy Heart Center's leadership role in the fight against heart disease. Mercy Medical Center received the American College of Cardiology Foundation's NCDR ACTION Registry –GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2013, one of only 197 hospitals nationwide to do so. The award recognizes Mercy's commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients, and signifies that Mercy has reached an aggressive goal of treating these patients to standard levels of care as outlined by the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association clinical guidelines and recommendations.
HealthGrades, the nation's leading independent health care ratings company, has awarded Mercy the HealthGrades Cardiac Care Excellence Award for 2012 and 2013 and the HealthGrades Coronary Intervention Excellence award for 2012, 2013 and 2014. HealthGrades has also ranked Mercy Medical Center in the top 5% in the nation for Coronary Interventional Procedures in both 2013 and 2014.
For diagnostic and interventional procedures, open-heart surgery, or for advanced medical procedures like electrophysiology, trust your heart to Mercy, the hospital that ranks among the best medical centers in the nation for cardiac care.