Cardiac Services

Keeping hearts in the right place.

At Palmetto Health, we offer a full range of cardiac services. Our continuum of care begins with disease prevention and management and extends to emergency services and procedures, diagnosis and surgery and rehabilitation, all performed in beautiful surroundings.


Improving lives

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Palmetto Health Heart Hospital is South Carolina's only freestanding hospital dedicated solely to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of hearts. If you or a loved one are having cardiac issues, know that our leading cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons are all dedicated to the patients for whom we care. Our expertise and unmatched quality measures have helped achieve a national patient satisfaction rating of 99 percent. We offer a full array of inpatient and outpatient services and diagnostics, including EKG, stress testing and imaging. We have the best nurse-to-patient ratio in the Midlands, and are proud to have been named “Best Hospital for Heart Health” in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in The State's annual Best contest.

Our leading cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons at Palmetto Heart and Carolina Cardiac Surgery Associates offer unparalleled heart and vascular care and are assisted by experienced and compassionate nurses, technologists and rehabilitation specialists.

Our services:

  • Cardiac Catheterization Labs
  • Cardiac Diagnostics
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • CardioMEMS™
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Chest Pain ER
  • Mobile Coronary Care Unit

Palmetto Health Heart Hospital achievements:

  • Designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care® by Blue Cross Blue Shield of South
  • Only hospital in the Midlands with Joint Commission Accreditation for Heart Failure care
  • American Heart Association Gold Plus Award recipient
  • Received the American College of Cardiology Foundation's National Cardiovascular Data Registry ACTION Registry Gold Performance Achievement Award - one of only 135 hospitals nationwide
  • First Chest Pain ER in the Midlands to be accredited by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
  • Recognized as the Best in Heart Health Care by readers of The State newspaper, 2014, 2015 and 2016
  • Palmetto Health honored as Best Hospital System in 2012-2016