Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
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Heart Surgery Volumes and Outcomes

 

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt has a high success rate for heart surgery both regionally and nationally when compared to national benchmarks published by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS).

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital
Heart Surgery Survival Rate by STAT Category

Cardiac Survival Rates 2016

Why it's important to show our outcomes

We want families to know that we hold ourselves to the highest standards of cardiac care. Sharing our data enables us to continuously raise the bar on the quality of care in our hospital.

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By the numbers

  • Three pediatric cardiac surgeons; approximately 525 cardiac operations annually; better than 97 percent annual survival rate.
  • Three electrophysiologists; approximately 165 ablations annually; better than 99 percent success rate.
  • Two interventional cardiologists; approximately 600 cases annually.
  • 19 dedicated acute care unit beds; 18 dedicated cardiac ICU beds.
  • 10-15 heart transplants annually; 93 percent five-year survival rate.
  • 20 pediatric cardiologists; cardiology care at seven locations; 13,000 outpatient visits; 14,000 echocardiograms.
  • 27 stage-I Norwood procedures for hypoplastic left heart syndrome performed annually.
  • Six cardiac anesthesiologists; six cardiac intensivists.
  • Better than 90 percent survival rate for infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
  • Approximately 250 cardiovascular MRI studies performed annually for children and young adults with congenital and acquired heart disease.

Cardiology by the numbers


Last Edited: June 23, 2017
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