St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center® is New York State’s only specialty designated cardiac center and a nationally recognized leader in cardiac care. The Hospital combines unrivaled expertise in cardiovascular medicine with top-ranked nursing and diagnostic imaging services to provide the very best in patient care.
For the eleventh consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has recognized St. Francis as one of the best hospitals in America, ranking St. Francis among the top hospitals nationwide for Cardiology & Heart Surgery and Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (2017-18). U.S. News also ranked St. Francis the top hospital on Long Island and #5 in New York State (2017-18).
St. Francis has one of the largest cardiac caseloads in the U.S. and is widely recognized for its outstanding success rates. St. Francis was also recognized by U.S. News as high performing in four specialties: Geriatrics, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, and Pulmonology (2017-18). St. Francis holds the Magnet designation for excellence in nursing care, an honor awarded to only seven percent of all U.S. hospitals.
St. Francis is a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island.