Nationally Recognized Heart and Vascular Program

As a Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence, we are proud to present our most recent awards for quality care, patient safety, improved outcomes and overall program excellence. 

Palomar Medical Center is also nationally recognized by the American Heart Association for providing outstanding care to patients for the treatment of coronary artery disease and congestive heart failure, earned the Lifeline Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award also by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks, received the 2018 Platinum Performance Achievement Award in Heart Attack Treatment by the American College of Cardiology, awarded the 2018 Women's Choice Award for America's Best Hospitals for Heart Care (Palomar Medical Center Poway), and ranked among the top 250 hospitals in the U.S. by Healthgrades (Palomar Medical Center Escondido).