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Heart program at SVMH recognized
The Californian - Salinas

The Stanford Cardiac Surgery Program at Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System was one of 31 heart surgery programs in California recognized in the August issue of Consumer Reports, a news release says.

Salinas Valley Memorial voluntarily reports its quality data to the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, a nonprofit that collects the data. STS compares hospital performance with national benchmarks for surgical quality.