ER patient Virginia Moreno is rushed to St. Anthony's Cardiac Cath Lab for a pacemaker. See more of Virginia's story on YouTube.
St. Anthony's has the expertise
Time is muscle! A rapid door-to-balloon time is critical for heart attack patients.
National healthcare studies show time and again that patients treated in accredited programs have better outcomes and fewer complications. Why? “We have to meet strict guidelines related to the expertise of our staff and the resources we have on hand to take care of our patients,” explains Rita Srum, nursing director of the ER. “That means having the right medical teams available around the clock and the ability to rapidly diagnose and treat patients when they come through the door.” These achievements reflect St. Anthony’s expertise:
Speed is everything when it comes to treating the overwhelming majority of emergency department cases, especially heart attack and stroke patients. St. Anthony’s ER team is noted for:
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