The Heart Institute

Quality and Outcomes

The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana is here to help you take care of your heart by bringing nationally recognized cardiovascular care to Lafayette.

For more information or to make a referral, please call 
The Heart Institute (337) 406-4127


The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana 2013 Cardiovascular Patient Safety Designations:

    • 2013 Top 10% in Nation in Patient Safety for Cardiac Care
    • 2013 Top 10% in State in Patient Safety for Cardiac Care
    • 2013 Top 100 Hospital in Nation in Patient Safety for Vascular Surgery
    • 2013 Top 10% in Nation in Patient Safety for Vascular Surgery
    • 2013 # 1 in State in Patient Safety for Vascular Surgery
    • 2013 # 1 in Market in Patient Safety for Vascular Surgery

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The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana 2013 Cardiovascular Medical Excellence Designations:

  • 2013 Top 100 in Nation in Medical Excellence for Vascular Surgery
  • 2013 Top 10% in Nation in Medical Excellence for Vascular Surgery
  • 2013 #1 in Market in Medical Excellence for Vascular Surgery
  • 2013 #1 in Market in Medical Excellence for Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • 2013 #1 in Market in Medical Excellence for Major Cardiac Surgery
  • 2013 #1 in Market in Medical Excellence for Cardiac Care
  • 2013 Top 10% in State in Medical Excellence for Cardiac Care

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The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana 2012 Cardiovascular Medical Excellence Designations:

  • 2012 Top 100 Hospital in Medical Excellence for Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • 2012 Top 100 Hospital in Patient Safety for Major Cardiac Surgery
  • 2012 Top 100 Hospital in Patient Safety for Cardiac Care
  • 2012 Top 10% in Nation in Medical Excellence for Cardiac Care
  • 2012 Top 10% in State in Medical Excellence for Interventional Coronary Care
  • 2012 Top 10% in State in Patient Safety for Interventional Coronary Care

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Chest Pain

The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana : First Accredited Cycle III Chest Pain Center in Acadiana 


The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana Receives the "Prestigious Partnership Award"

On November 17, The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana received the 2012 Partnership Award from the American Heart Association.  The award was presented at the 2012 Heart Walk and was accepted by The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana CEO, Kathy Bobbs.  The award represents work and fundraising by the hospital to support the ongoing mission of the American Heart Association.   


The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana Receives Louisiana Hospital Capstone Quality Award