Bethesda Heart Hospital

Bethesda Heart Hospital

About Us

Opened in February 2008, the Bethesda Heart Hospital is a 39-bed heart hospital with 16 private cardiac intensive care beds, 23 private cardiovascular telemetry patient rooms and a dedicated, separate entrance to provide comprehensive cardiovascular services all under one roof.

In addition to a nationally renown team of cardiovascular surgeons, cardiologists, nurses and clinical staff, the Bethesda Heart Hospital features a noninvasive cardiac testing lab, two cardiac catheterization labs, an electrophysiology lab, and two open-heart operating suites. Adjacent to Bethesda Hospital East’s Main Entrance, the Bethesda Heart Hospital has a separate dedicated entrance for visitors, as well as a dedicated Emergency Department elevator for patients being admitted directly to the Heart Hospital by emergency transport or air ambulance.

 

To date, the Bethesda Heart Hospital has performed 1,706 open heart cases and 12,282 cardiac catheterizations since its opening in February 2008.

 

Bethesda Heart Hospital: At-A-Glance

  • Two open-heart operating suites equipped with touch screen technology and teleconferencing capabilities
  • Two cardiac catheterization labs
  • One BI-plane electrophysiology lab
  • 16 cardiac intensive care patient rooms
  • 23 cardiovascular telemetry patient rooms
  • Noninvasive cardiology services including two echocardiography labs, two stress labs, two treadmill labs and nuclear cardiac services
  • Computerized tomography suite in the emergency department
  • Cardiac PACS system
  • Computerized nursing documentation
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

Amenities:

  • All private rooms
  • Dedicated, experienced and caring nursing staff
  • Separate, dedicated Entrance and Lobby
  • Multidisciplinary daily educational programs for patients and family members on nutrition, exercise, activities of daily living and emotional support
  • Tranquil healing garden for patients and visitors
  • Music, art and pet therapy provided through the Driskill Center of Caring Excellence

About Us