Heart care at Bayfront Health Dade City focuses on the functions and disorders of the heart and its connected circulatory system. According to the American Heart Association, 84 million people in the U.S. suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease, affecting blood flow throughout the body. Cardiovascular disease can lead to heart attacks, strokes or other serious complications.
Taking good care of your heart can help reduce your risk of developing heart disease that leads to a heart attack, stroke or other serious complications. Our cardiac care teams provide complete heart care services - from helping you create a heart-healthy lifestyle to performing lifesaving procedures in emergency situations.
Bayfront Health Dade City is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC). This accreditation was achieved due to a higher level of expertise for assessing, diagnosing and treating patients who may experience a heart attack. Our door-to-balloon (STEMI) time average is 53 minutes* which is 37 minutes faster than the 90 minute national goal.
Bayfront Health Dade City has demonstrated knowledge and commitment to quality patient care by meeting or exceeding a wide set of stringent criteria and undergoing a comprehensive review by an accreditation review specialist from the SCPC. Our protocol-driven and systematic approach to patient evaluation and management allows physicians to reduce time to treatment and to risk stratify patients to decrease their length of stay in the emergency department and the hospital.
*Average last 12 months