Heart Hospital

Heart HospitalThe Heart Hospital of Northwest Texas offers a comprehensive program for patients who have cardiovascular disease.

The cardiac nursing staff at the Heart Hospital is trained in a 12-week cardiac internship program before they begin to care for patients, and many of the cardiac nurses have earned their certification from the American College of Cardiology Nurses.

Patients at the Heart Hospital of Northwest Texas receive assessment, diagnosis, planning, intervention and evaluation of their individual care needs. Cardiologists at the hosptial coordinate patient care with other members of the healthcare team, including the surgery and emergency departments.

In addition to providing noninvasive testing, diagnostic cardiac catheterization, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology studies and cardiac rehabilitation, The Heart Hospital participates in research studies and is active in the development of new treatments for heart disease.

Eleven years after having heart surgery at Northwest Texas Healthcare System, Keith Ingram is living the same active lifestyle he enjoyed before his heart attack.
One night, Scott Frish suffered from cardiac arrest. His wife was insisted that Northwest Texas Healthcare System could save him. She was right.
Learn more about the services offered at The Heart Hospital of Northwest Texas
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Chest Pain Center with PCI

Chest pain center logoOur community benefits from knowing that The Heart Hospital Chest Pain Center has been evaluated to ensure it meets quality of care measures, and that the requisite system is in place for continuing process improvement. Accreditation is granted only to facilities whose chest pain centers meet the criteria established by a formal accreditation committee of experts, including representatives of the major coronary societies.

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Cardiac Rehab Center

A unique, patient-centered program emphasizing a personalized approach to recovery through key components — exercise, education and encouragement. The center's highly skilled, professional healthcare team is comprised of cardiologists, registered nurses, exercise specialists and dietitians — all dedicated to making the process of recovery a positive and rewarding experience for patients.

Northwest Texas is a Certified Cardiac Rehab Program by the American Association for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehab.

Call 806-354-1121 for more information!

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Northwest Texas Healthcare System is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS), a King of Prussia, PA-based company, that is one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation.      

Northwest Texas Healthcare System

1501 S. Coulter Street
Amarillo, TX 79106

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