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Carol Cisney (right), nurse manager of the cardiac catheterization lab at Chambersburg Hospital, explained the hospital's advanced heart care technology to Rep. Shuster.

From Washington to Chambersburg: Rep. Bill Shuster Tours Chambersburg Hospital Addition

04/09/2013

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.
 

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