Heart and Vascular Services

The heart care you receive from UMass Memorial Health Care is among the very best in the nation. The expertise of our physicians and surgeons, our advanced technology and modern facilities, our highly trained nursing staff and our emergency response system within Worcester County ensure fast, lifesaving care.

When you need specialized services for complex heart conditions, you have access to the Heart and Vascular Center at UMass Memorial Medical Center:

  • We are the leading hospital in Massachusetts for heart attack survival, according to data from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
  • Our cardiac surgery program is one of only 81 heart surgery programs across the country to receive a three-star rating—the highest—by Consumer Reports magazine for overall performance, complications and other quality measures for heart bypass surgery.  

See other quality measures.

Heart Services at UMass Memorial Medical Center

Our heart and vascular services includes:

Heart and Vascular Care in Central Massachusetts

Our hospitals offer you access to expert preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation resources for the full range of heart and vascular problems in a location that is convenient for you.

One of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care eight years in a row.

Healthgrades Cardiac Care America's 100 Best Award 2020.

Recipient of the Healthgrades Cardiac Care Excellence Award for ten years in a row.

Healthgrades Cardiac Care Excellence Award 2020.

Recipient of Healthgrades Coronary Intervention Excellence Award for 11 years in a row. 

Healthgrades Coronary Excellence Award 2020.

First-time recipient of the Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award.

Healthgrades Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award 2020.

One of Healthgrades 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery five years in a row.

Healthgrades America's 50 Best Cardiac Surgery Award 2020.

Recipient of the American Heart Association's Get With the Guidelines Award

The American Heart Association's 2021 Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus award for Stroke in the Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll.