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Awards & Accreditation

Awards and Accreditation


 The Bakersfield Heart Hospital was rated by

CareChex for 2013:

Top 10% in the Nation for Cardiac Care

Top 10% in the State for Interventional Coronary Care

#1 in the Market for Patient Satisfaction in:

Overall Hospital Care ~ Major Cardiac Surgery ~

Heart Attack Treatment  


Your assurance of quality medical care.  Bakersfield Heart Hospital has received and maintained accreditation from the nation’s leading hospital review board—The Joint Commission.  This means that, when you come to the hospital, you can be assured that we will provide quality services that meet national standards of excellence set by the health care industry.  The Joint Commission reviews virtually every aspect of hospital operations including staff expertise, quality assurance programs, medical records, and facility safety.  Even with accreditation, we are continually looking for new ways to improve our quality of care so that we can better serve you.

Accredited Chest Pain Center. Bakersfield Heart Hospital is proud that our chest pain center has been accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. This mark of distinction signifies our commitment to exceeding quality-of-care measures in acute cardiac medicine. The accreditation also recognizes the expertise of our physicians, nurses and other dedicated professionals and the excellence of our treatment protocols. 

Accredited Stroke Center. The Joint Commission in conjunction with The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association certified the Bakersfield Heart Hospital as a Primary Stroke Center- this distinction recognizes Bakersfield Heart Hospital's team of medical professionals for its efforts in achieving exceptional outcomes for stroke care patients.