cardiac care

Top Quality Cardiac Care for Complex Cases

In the U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Hospitals” 2016 report, Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center was, for the second year in a row, named among the Top 50 in the nation for the specialty of “cardiac care and heart surgery.”

Annual Decline in Heart-Disease Death Rates in U.S. Flat Since 2011

After more than a decade of steady improvements, the decline in mortality rates from heart disease and stroke has slowed nationally and nearly leveled out since 2011, according to a new analysis from Kaiser Permanente published in JAMA Cardiology.