. The Heart Institute offers 193 beds in hospital, transplant center and neonatal critical care, pediatric and adult. Hospital offers preferential service consisting of 12 single rooms and 3 suites. . . .. Quality Indicators As quality assurance in the provision of health services, the Heart Institute, Cardiovascular Foundation of Colombia working on prevention of nosocomial infections, a safe practice that relies on surveillance systems. In 2008, the hospital infection of cardiovascular programs was 2.1 . The rate of mortality in adult cardiac surgery was 5.27 and 6.11 for pediatrics. In the past year, the Heart Institute cardiovascular surgeries performed in 418 adults and 394 children.