Today’s release of the 2021-22 “Best Hospitals” rankings by U.S. News & World Report marks the 27th straight year that Cleveland Clinic’s Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute has been recognized as the nation’s No. 1 program for cardiology and heart surgery.
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The program’s core strength is its caregivers, who deliver unsurpassed outcomes and experience to patients day in and day out. These caregivers’ achievements stem mostly from qualities involving the science and art of medicine — intangibles like training, dedication and empathy. But those intangibles require spaces and tools to be put into action, and Cleveland Clinic is proud to offer its patients the finest facilities and technologies to meet their needs.
To share how these tools enable Cleveland Clinic cardiac, vascular and thoracic caregivers to do what they do best every day, Consult QD presents a photo essay in the gallery below. Although far from comprehensive, it shares a few examples of how Cleveland Clinic teams are leveraging leading-edge equipment and facilities to realize every advancement that’s possible for patients who come from around the globe for Cleveland Clinic care.