June 2006

St. John’s, St. Vincent Receive Chest Pain Center Accreditation

The Society of Chest Pain Centers has granted the designation of Accredited Chest Pain Center to St. John’s Regional Medical Center, Joplin, Mo., and St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center, Little Rock, Ark. St. John’s received full accreditation status from the Accreditation Review Committee, making it the 12th accredited chest pain center in Missouri; St. Vincent, which also received full accreditation, is the first and only accredited chest pain center in Arkansas.