Arkansas Heart Hospital

93%

Patients that would definitely recommend
23% higher than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017, 2016)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications.

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery

2 ratings were better than expected View details

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

8 ratings were as expected View details

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Cardiac

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Defibrillator Procedures

As Expected

Pacemaker Procedures

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

As Expected

Worse than Expected

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

As Expected

As Expected

Heart Attack

As Expected

Worse than Expected

Heart Failure

As Expected

Worse than Expected

Valve Surgery

Worse than Expected

Worse than Expected

Critical Care

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Pulmonary Embolism

As Expected

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

Worse than Expected

Worse than Expected

Sepsis

Worse than Expected

Worse than Expected

Gastrointestinal

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Worse than Expected

As Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

As Expected

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

As Expected

As Expected

Neurosciences

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Stroke

Worse than Expected

As Expected

Pulmonary

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Worse than Expected

Worse than Expected

Pneumonia

As Expected

As Expected

Vascular

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Better than Expected

Carotid Procedures

Better than Expected

Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Vascular Surgery Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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  • Patient Rating
  • Care Team
  • Facility
  • Pain Management
91%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
22% higher than the national average

93%

Would definitely recommend
23% higher than the national average

Location

Arkansas Heart Hospital

1701 S Shackleford Rd, Little Rock, AR 72211

Contact Us

1701 S Shackleford Rd

Little Rock, AR 72211

Directions

(501) 219-7000