The heart failure mortality rates at Paradise Valley Hospital are among
the lowest in the nation, according to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid
Services (CMS) data published by Becker's Hospital Review in September.
In fact, Paradise Valley Hospital was the only San Diego hospital to make
the list of 48 hospitals with the lowest heart failure mortality rates
Paradise Valley had a 30-day heart failure mortality rate of 8.2, compared
with the national rate of 11.7.
"This survey, conducted using publicly available and reliable data
compiled by the federal government, clearly demonstrates that Paradise
Valley Hospital is committed to providing top-quality healthcare,"
said Neerav Jadeja, Paradise Valley Hospital administrator. "It is
an honor to have our hospital recognized for having some of the nation's
lowest heart failure mortality rates. This is just one example of the
extraordinary efforts made every day by our physicians, nurses and staff
to preserve the safety and quality of life of the patients whose lives
are entrusted to us. We will continue to strive to improve patient outcomes
and to deliver top quality healthcare to the residents of South Bay.
Becker's conducted its survey using data from the CMS Hospital Compare
database. The list reflects data collected from July 2009 through June
2012. The full list of 48 hospitals can be accessed by