Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital Receives Chest Pain Certification

After almost a year of working towards the goal, the Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital in Florence received recognition from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, which makes them the only accredited chest pain center in the region.

TimesDaily.com reports:

“Our main focus was the emergency department and the cath lab,” Nash said. “But we educated all areas of the hospital. A big part of the accreditation is education. Every nursing care unit in the hospital went through some type of STEMI (heart attack) drill. Each volunteer and cafeteria worker was educated.”

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