Heart Receiving Center
When you feel you or a loved one may be experiencing a heart attack, a fast and accurate diagnosis can save your life. For rapid response to chest pain and discomfort, choose Tri-City Medical Center’s Cardiovascular Health Institute in San Diego’s North County.
Heart Attack Center for San Diego County Region
At Tri-City Medical, you can expect the highest level of heart care—from the time you first experience symptoms through diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation.
We’re a designated heart attack (STEMI) receiving center for San Diego County, which means we have the expertise, equipment, facilities and other resources to perform the percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures that quickly open blocked arteries and save lives. You benefit from our door-to-balloon times that average seven minutes, which is significantly faster than the national 90-minute standard. And your comprehensive care continues through any inpatient hospital stay, our medically supervised cardiac rehabilitation program and your return to the life you enjoy.