The Rocky Mountain Heart Institute, part of Intermountain Healthcare, is the most recent evolution of the nationally recognized heart and vascular care delivered by SCL Health and its clinical partners in the Denver area.

Built on 50-year legacy of expert heart care developed at Saint Joseph Hospital and Lutheran Medical Center, today, the Rocky Mountain Heart Institute continues a tradition of top-rated heart care in partnership with some of the nation’s leading healthcare providers including National Jewish Health and Kaiser Permanente Colorado.

From the latest in minimally invasive treatments to the some of highest-rated quality and outcomes in the Rocky Mountain West, the Rocky Mountain Heart Institute combines skill, experience, and innovation to give patients outstanding care.

About Our Center of Excellence: Saint Joseph Hospital

Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colo. serves as the main heart and vascular treatment referral center for Rocky Mountain Heart Institute. By investing in technologies, providers, and patient experience at this long-standing center of excellence, Saint Joseph Hospital provides some of the highest quality heart and vascular care in the region.

Recently, Saint Joseph Hospital was awarded three, 3-out-3-star ratings from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, placing it among the top heart surgery programs in North America. Additionally, Saint Joseph Hospital earned “High Performing” ratings in all heart specialties by U.S. News & World Report, something unmatched by any other hospital in the region.

View the 2021 SCL Health Heart & Vascular Institute Annual Report