Chest Pain Center
Patient Transfer Information
For EMS providers and hospital emergency room personnel
Call our direct line for patient transfers and to consult with an interventional cardiologist.
No hassles, no waiting.
To fax an EKG: 706-721-5606
The Augusta, GA, area’s first nationally accredited chest pain center
Now Medical Center at Augusta University Emergency Services offers the area’s first accredited Chest Pain Center. Specialists in acute cardiac care are standing by 24-7-365 with the most advanced imaging, state-of-the-art monitoring and all the interventional expertise of our Cardiovascular Center.
Recently achieved a rate of 90% within 90 minutes or less, for the revascularization patients with STEMI (“Door-to-Balloon time”)
Only heart center in the CSRA where all cardiac interventions are handled exclusively by dedicated, high-volume interventional cardiologists
The area’s only Level I Trauma Center
First accredited chest pain center in the CSRA
Superior clinical outcomes delivered by a team of interventional and non-interventional cardiologists, who collaborate in the post-procedure plan of care.