Accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI | Certified Primary Stroke Center
Making Heart Health a Priority
Heart health is about more than just your heart. Blood pressure, cholesterol, family history and other factors all play important roles in keeping your heart strong. If you have questions about your heart health but aren’t quite sure where to begin, start with a heart health assessment and learn more about any risks you may have for heart-related conditions. As an accredited Chest Pain Center, your journey to a stronger heart starts here.
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North Alabama Medical Center is a leader in advanced cardiology care in Florence. The multi-disciplinary cardiology team at North Alabama Medical Center offers an integrated approach to heart care that spans the spectrum from prevention and diagnostic care to the latest in surgical treatments and rehabilitation. We are here providing quality heart care, close to home, when you need it most.
Conditions we manage and treat:
- Coronary artery disease (narrowing of the coronary arteries)
- Heart valve disease
- Peripheral artery disease
- Congestive heart failure
- Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
- Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
- Atrial fibrillation
- Congenital heart defects
- Vascular disease
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Quality Heart Care, Close to Home
From diagnosis through surgery and rehabilitation, North Alabama Medical Center’s heart program offers a full continuum of care. Using advanced techniques and technology, NAMC’s heart team performs more than 25,000 total cardiac procedures annually.
Chest Pain Accreditation with Primary PCI
NAMC has received full accreditation as a Chest Pain Center with Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention from the American College of Cardiology’s Accreditation Services. This means that we have demonstrated a high level of expertise in caring for patients who arrive with symptoms of a heart attack. Learn more about NAMC’s Chest Pain Center here.
Primary Stroke Center Certification
In September 2023, North Alabama Medical Center earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Primary Stroke Certification. The process and resulting certification is the latest example of the high quality and consistent care offered at NAMC.
Get with the Guidelines Gold Plus Award
North Alabama Medical Center has also received the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced disability. NAMC also received the American Heart Association’s Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll award.