July 19, 2018
"Selecting a surgeon and hospital for your open heart surgery is not a job for the faint of heart.
The doctors who perform the delicate procedures and the hospital staff who help are experienced at the work. But the patients under the scalpel typically know little about the operation or how to decide who should hold the knife and in which hospital.
In its July 2018 edition, Consumer Reports says it is trying to help change that and listed hospitals ranked positively for heart bypass and aortic valve replacement. The popular consumer magazine named Citrus Memorial Hospital as among those hospitals..."