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From Washington to Chambersburg: Rep. Bill Shuster Tours Chambersburg Hospital Addition
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (April 9, 2013) - CAPTION: Thursday, April 4, Rep. Bill Shuster,R- Pa. (left) toured Chambersburg Hospital's King Street Addition, which opened in December 2012.
Carol Cisney (right), nurse manager of the cardiac catheterization lab at Chambersburg Hospital, explained the hospital's advanced heart care technology to Rep. Shuster.
Chambersburg Hospital's heart care team performs more than 1,400 procedures every year. The recommended time to open a blocked artery, according to the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology is 90 minutes. The award-winning heart care team at Chambersburg Hospital averaged 46 minutes in 2012.
Chambersburg Hospital, an affiliate of Summit Health, is a non-profit community hospital dedicated to building a healthier community through leading-edge medical technology, skilled physicians, caring staff, and convenient locations. For more information about Chambersburg Hospital, call (717) 267-3000 or visit www.SummitHealth.org