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Heart Center

Our Affiliations / Certifications

Bozeman Health Heart Center: 5 Star Rated by Healthgrades for treatment of Heart Attack and for treatment of Heart Failure.

  • HealthGrades Five-Star Recipient 2015 - Treatment of Heart Attack
  • HealthGrades Five-Star Recipient 2015 - Treatment of Heart Failure

Bozeman Health Heart Center is a participant in the CathPCI Registry® of the National Cardiovascular Data Registry® (NCDR), the American College of Cardiology's registries helping hospitals measure and improve the quality of cardiovascular care they provide. The CathPCI Registry® assesses characteristics, treatments and outcomes of cardiac disease patients who receive diagnostic catheterization and/or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures, and measures adherence to American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association clinical practice guidelines, procedure performance standards, and appropriate use criteria for coronary revascularization.

NCDR, The American College of Cardiology's suite of date registries, honored the Heart Center with an ACTION Registry®-GWTG™ (Get With The Guidelines) 2013 Platinum Performance Achievement Award for the demonstration of achievement by sustaining performance measures in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction patients through the implementation of ACTION Registry®-GWTG™ and in-hospital initiation of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Clinical Guideline recommendations.

Bozeman Health Heart Center earned a 2013 Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital was recognized as a Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center Gold Performance Achievement Award Hospital. The American Heart Association program recognizes hospitals for their ability to quickly and appropriately treat heart attack patients, particularly those suffering from the most deadly type of heart attack known as an ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI).

The American College of Cardiology also has rated Bozeman Health Heart Center in top 3% in the nation for shortest door to balloon time (incident to intervention) for heart attack patients.

Bozeman Health earned the Quality Achievement Award from Mountain-Pacific Quality Health for the sixth year in a row (2008-2013). The Quality Achievement Award recognizes Montana hospitals for their dedication to preventing surgical infections and ensuring patients receive high-quality care for heart attack, heart failure or pneumonia. Winning Mountain-Pacific's highest award is a reflection of Bozeman Health's results in improving quality performance, eliminating avoidable patient harm and delivering exceptional patient experiences.

Bozeman Health Cardiology Clinic received a three-year accreditation in Adult Stress and Adult Transthoracic by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiology Laboratories (ICAEL).

The Cardiac Rehabilitation program is certified through The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).