Lankenau's certified Chest Pain Center offers the expertise and
protocols to help ensure you’re diagnosed accurately and treated
promptly. We’re specially trained to respond rapidly to signs of heart
attack. On your way to our ER, the EMS team can transmit your EKG to us
so we can being evaluating your condition before you even get here. If
an intervention like angioplasty is indicated, the treatment team can be
ready within minutes of your arrival. And if additional treatment is
required, Lankenau offers the region’s most advanced heart program with
an array of leading-edge cardiac treatment options.
Certified Primary Stroke Center
Our Emergency Department is certified by the Joint Commission as a
Primary Stroke Center. Evidence-based protocols are followed which can
significantly improve outcomes. Brain imaging scans are immediately
available. And a neurologist is available to conduct evaluations and use
clot-busting medications when appropriate.
Women's Emergency Heart Care
Women have different heart attack symptoms than men. But thanks to our
Women’s Heart Initiative, the ER teams at all our hospitals are trained
to recognize them. That’s something every woman can feel good about.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.