Lima Memorial is among an elite few hospitals in the state to earn dual accreditation for superior quality care for heart attack patients. As an accredited Chest Pain Center and Mission: Lifeline® Heart Attack Receiving Hospital, Lima Memorial remains at the forefront of providing exceptional cardiac care. These accreditations, established by the American Heart Association, in collaboration with the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, were established to improve systems of care for patients suffering from the most severe type of heart attack, ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), by eliminating the obstacles that keep patients from accessing and receiving appropriate treatment.
If you suspect a heart attack, call 911 immediately.
Call 911 immediately if you are experiencing chest pain, pressure, squeezing or discomfort, as these may be symptoms of a heart attack. Additional symptoms could include: pain in one or both arms and jaw, upper back pain, shortness of breath, sweating and/or nausea.
For more information about chest pain, call 419-226-5002.