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Heart & Vascular

Best Regional Hospitals

Among the Best Regional Hospitals
and ranked 4th among Philadelphia
Metro Hospitals, High performing
in heart bypass surgery, congestive
heart failure and abdominal aortic
aneurysm repair.

If you’re faced with heart disease, valve stenosis, heart rhythm problem, artery disease, or other cardiac or vascular condition, we can help.

As a leader in the Philadelphia area, with experts in the latest treatments, the Abington Heart and Vascular Institute – Jefferson Health specializes in providing the best care to improve your heart and circulation.

The high quality and cost-efficiency of our heart services have earned Abington Hospital recognition as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Cardiac Care® by Independence Blue Cross.Blue Distinction Center+ for Cardiac Care

JointCommissionGoldSealThe Joint Commission also awarded Abington Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and Disease-Specific Advanced Certification for its Comprehensive Heart Failure Program and certification for advanced VAD (Ventricular Assist Device).

Cardiovascular Expertise

We are dedicated to restoring you to good health in the gentlest way possible, with the newest minimally invasive treatments to reduce pain and shorten your recovery.

Our highly experienced cardiologists, cardiac and vascular surgeons, interventional cardiologists and electrophysiologists use the most advanced technology for precise diagnosis and effective treatment.

The Abington Heart and Vascular Institute – Jefferson Health participates in clinical trials, helping our patients have access to new approaches before those breakthroughs are widely available.

Mission Lifeline Silver Plus

Abington Hospital Honored for Care of Patients Suffering Severe Heart Attacks

Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health has received the Mission: Lifeline Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Each year in the United States, approximately 250,000 people have a STEMI, or ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction, caused by a complete blockage of blood flow to the heart which requires timely treatment. To prevent death, it’s critical to immediately restore blood flow, either by surgically opening the blocked vessel or by giving clot-busting medication.

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Quality Achievement

We have been recognized for the excellence of our care and services. With leading-edge laboratories for cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology and vascular procedures – as well as an innovative hybrid operating room – we give our patients sophisticated treatment with personal attention in a comfortable setting.