Fla., — (March 15, 2021) Tarpons Springs, Fla. - AdventHealth North Pinellas is pleased to announce the opening of its $1.7 million-dollar cardiac catheterization lab (cath lab). The newly renovated facility allows physicians to expand their capacity to provide expert heart care and leading-edge cardiac technology such as an electrophysiology 3-D mapping system and a state-of-the-art imaging system, giving patients the most precise information in diagnosis and treatment.
“We are committed to delivering the best care possible in our community,” said Raymond Ward, Director of AdventHealth North Pinellas Cardiovascular Services. “By renovating the cath lab, we will be able to provide our clinical expertise in heart care and provide our community with expanded access to the latest in cardiac treatments while keeping patients close to home.”
The renovation of the cath lab, is a part of AdventHealth North Pinellas’ multimillion-dollar capital project, to enhance the services provided to the community. The overall capital project also includes a new central energy plant, lobby renovation, and emergency room expansion, slated to open in Summer 2021.
AdventHealth North Pinellas is nationally recognized by the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association for expert heart care, and The Leapfrog Group, for excellence in providing quality patient care.
The cath lab is open to the public to get a virtual tour visit here .
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The West Florida Division of AdventHealth has some of the nation’s brightest medical minds making lifesaving breakthroughs with surgical pioneers, scientists, and researchers using leading-edge technology and innovation to deliver our brand of whole-person care. Our network of care includes AdventHealth Carrollwood, AdventHealth Connerton, AdventHealth Dade City, AdventHealth Lake Placid, AdventHealth North Pinellas, AdventHealth Ocala, AdventHealth Sebring, AdventHealth Tampa, AdventHealth Wauchula, AdventHealth Wesley Chapel, and AdventHealth Zephyrhills, as well as five freestanding offsite Emergency Rooms including AdventHealth Brandon ER, AdventHealth Central Pasco ER, AdventHealth Palm Harbor ER, AdventHealth TimberRidge ER, and AdventHealth Westchase ER. We are more than hospitals, as we have a robust system of care including specialty acute care, over 200 primary care and specialty employed physicians, Express Care at Walgreens clinics, urgent care centers, wound care, physical therapy, home care, mobile mammography, and more. AdventHealth is a faith-based not-for-profit health care system with a mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. AdventHealth has hundreds of care sites and nearly 50 hospitals across the United States. For more information about AdventHealth, visit AdventHealth.com or Facebook.com/AdventHealth, and for West Florida Division, click here.