Our state-of-the-art cath labs are designed to get the best results for our patients. In many cases best results are achieved by offering quick response. Our helicopter pad is directly above our cath labs and the Emergency Department is just down the hall offering emergency patients quick access for their treatments.
The American College of Cardiology recommends a door to balloon time of 90 minutes. The average for Northwest Regional Heart and Vascular is under 70 minutes.