Complex Cases

Handling the Most Complex Heart Care Cases

One sign of a quality heart program is its ability to treat very complex cases, because these cases often involve patients who are very sick and may have other related health issues (called co-morbidities).

Third-party data shows that the Marshfield Clinic and Ministry Health Care heart care team treats the most complex cases in the region:

Case Complexity Scores
12 months ending June 2010
(Higher score = more complex)

A V E R A G E   C A S E   M I X

Marshfield Clinic and Ministry Health Care: 5.18
Other nearest provider: 4.82

The Marshfield Clinic and Ministry Health Care heart care team treats patients with more complex heart problems than any other provider in the area.
Source: WHA Information Center LLC and USDHHS/CMS, 12 months ending Q1 '10

 

The ability to care for the sickest of patients is the result of talent and technology. We have more heart specialists and sub-specialists, and through electronic medical records, any Marshfield Clinic physician from 86 specialty and sub-specialty areas can assist when needed. Continued investments in the latest tools and access to the Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation also contribute to this leading-edge care.

Choose the Marshfield Clinic and Ministry Health Care heart care team for the certainty of knowing you’re being cared for by the most capable heart team in the region.