Heart & Vascular Institute
Your heart. It serves your entire body, and its health is critical to your well-being. So when you need treatment, you need skilled professionals you can trust.
The Heart & Vascular Institute at Osceola Regional Medical Center is a pioneering facility that is staffed by a highly trained medical team and equipped with state-of-the-art technology. We are the only full-service cardiovascular hospital in the region, offering you comprehensive care when you need it most.
As a specialized service of Osceola Regional Medical Center, we provide superior cardiovascular assessment, care, and education for the community we serve.
Chest Pain Center with PCI
The ONLY Chest Pain Center with PCI in Osceola County.
Osceola Regional Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center (CPC) with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. This signifies we are the only CPC that can open a blocked heart vessel in the County and in 90 minutes or less. Check out our better-than-the-national-average STEMI Time and what is a STEMI?
In a heart attack, time is muscle. The faster it can be diagnosed and treated, the better the chances of saving cardiac muscle and the patient's life. The accredited Chest Pain Center at Osceola Regional has a dedicated chest pain team with an organized approach to treating heart attacks. The hospital's highly trained and experienced medical professionals work together to offer patients fast and accurate care for chest pain.
Signs and symptoms that you may be having a heart attack.
- Pressure, squeezing, or pain in your chest
- Arm, back, neck, stomach, or facial pain
- Cold sweat
Women often experience other symptoms like…
- Lower chest discomfort
- Upper abdominal pressure or discomfort that may feel like indigestion
- Back Pain
Don't ignore your symptoms.
Call 911 if you suspect a cardiac event and ask to be taken to Osceola Regional Medical Center.
However, did you know heart attacks have” beginnings” and over 50% of patients experience these early symptoms of a heart attack? Don’t wait for heart muscle damage. Learn about Early Heart Attack Care (EHAC).
Cardiac Success Stories
Read about some of our cardiac success stories from our Annual 2014 Calendar.
As part of the Osceola Regional Medical Center, the Heart & Vascular Institute will provide high-quality, cost-effective, and innovative care to the acutely and critically ill patient, exceeding the expectations of our customers and community.
Accomplishments and Expertise
Heart & Vascular Institute is a full-service, cardiac and vascular care facility. Our talented medical team is dedicated to diagnosing, treating and preventing cardiovascular disease.
Highest "3-Star" National Rating in Heart Surgery Excellence from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons – Top 13% Nationally
Certified Chest Pain Center: We are the only accredited Chest Pain Center with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in Osceola County. This signifies that we can open a heart vessel in 90 minutes or less. We are so confident of our excellent average STEMI Times that we post it on our website.View STEMI Times
Gold Seal of Approval Accredidation by the Joint Commission, plus their highest recognition in quality Top Performer in Quality Measures (1 of 2 Central Florida Hospitals)
Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association.
United Healthcare Premium Cardiac Specialty Center
One of only a few local facilities certified in carotid Stenting by the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care®: By our having this distinction, the BlueCross BlueShield Association recognizes that we have demonstrated our commitment to quality care and have produced better overall outcomes for cardiac patients. This honor means that we have met stringent clinical criteria, developed in collaboration with expert physicians and medical organizations, including the American College of Cardiology and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
Primary Stroke Center: We are the only accredited Advanced Primary Stroke Center in Osceola County, as accredited by the Joint Commission.
State-of-the-Art Electrophysiology (EP) Laboratory: Our EP lab is the only one of its kind in Osceola County, so we bring comprehensive electrophysiology services close to our patients—when and where they need it.
American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry – GWTG Silver Performance Achievement Award for 2015- The award recognizes Osceola Regional’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients and signifies that Osceola Regional Medical Center has reached an aggressive goal of treating these patients to standard levels of care as outlined by the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association clinical guidelines and recommendations.