SPRINGFIELD — PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend has been recognized as a top-performing cardiac site by the Foundation for Health Care Quality’s Cardiac Care Outcomes Assessment Program.

To qualify for this honor, heart programs must demonstrate that they meet or exceed the regional average in six of eight metrics. RiverBend performed at or better than seven of the eight metrics.

“I am so proud of the caregivers, providers and leaders,” said Mary Kingston, chief executive, PeaceHealth Oregon Network.