One hundred years after William Mayo, founder of the Mayo Clinic, spoke these prolific words, the patient continues to be the main focal point in health care delivery reform. The system is being transformed into one that puts the patient first and rewards physicians and other medical professionals for their commitment to quality and evidence-based care.

“The best interest of the patient is the only interest to be considered.” — William Mayo

This edition of the CardioSurve Newsletter investigates the trends in quality improvement at the point of care, capturing the findings from over six months of research with 350 cardiologist panel members. Clearly quality is the new standard for health care delivery.