The Medical Imaging Department at UnityPoint Health – Pekin has just opened a newly constructed Cardiac Cath/Vascular Intervention Suite. Patients in and near Pekin can now receive specialized cardiac and vascular care, performed with state-of-the-art equipment, close to home. Among the procedures performed in the new suite will be vascular intervention, permanent pacemaker placement, angiography, diagnostic cardiac catheterizations and more.
The media is invited to an open house of the new facility.
When: 1 to 3 p.m. on Oct. 25, 2017
Where: UnityPoint Health – Pekin, 600 S 13th St, Pekin, IL 61554
What you’ll see: The suite was fitted with brand new state-of-the-art technology, including a Dual Plane Toshiba Imaging system designed specifically for Cardiac and Vascular Interventions cases and a new Hemodynamics patient monitoring system. Our highly trained Cardiac Cath/Angiography staff also received intense off-site and onsite training to operate this new system.
Additional visuals: The Pekin Chamber of Commerce will have a ribbon cutting ceremony on at 2 p.m.