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