The Hospital

Around the Corner

This list of award-winning hospitals proves quality care is closer than you think.

Everyone who has heart disease or a stroke should receive treatment at a hospital with the resources to correctly and consistently make time-critical decisions. Our awards recognize those that do, and chances are, one of these hospitals is near you.
The Issues

795,000

people in the United States have a stroke each year.
Approximately

790,000

Americans have heart attacks each year.

2,200

Americans die of cardiovascular disease each day.

1 in 7

die from heart disease.
The American Heart Association offers Get With The Guidelines®, an online tool, to assist hospitals in measuring and improving heart disease and stroke care through research-based guidelines.
The Impact

Nearly 1/2

of the nation’s hospitals participate in at least one Get With The Guidelines quality improvement module.

6 million

patients have been treated at Get With The Guidelines-participating hospitals.

80% of the U.S. population

has access to a Get With The Guidelines-participating hospital.

4 million 

patient records have been entered into the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke program.
The Awards
Each year, the American Heart Association recognizes participating hospitals that demonstrate high commitment to following guidelines shown to improve patient outcomes.
Click on a state to locate award-winning hospitals near you.
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
DC
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Georgia
Maryland
MA
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
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