March/April 2007

Chest Pain Center Accredited at Alegent Health-Mercy Hospital


The Chest Pain Center at Alegent Health-Mercy Hospital, Council Bluffs, Iowa, was accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. The accreditation process ensures that a center meets or exceeds quality-of-care measures for acute cardiac medicine. A review team from the Society of Chest Pain Centers conducted an on-site evaluation at the hospital to assess the Chest Pain Center’s expertise and commitment to quality care.