701 North Clayton Street
Wilmington, DE 19805
The latest life-saving techniques and procedures in cardiac care are truly
amazing. Saint Francis cardiovascular services is where your heart can
benefit most. Every aspect of our program is designed to maximize the
safety and success of our patients’ procedures, providing greater
comfort and faster recovery times than ever before.
Saint Francis Provides the Latest in Cardiac Advances
State-of-the-Art Catheterization Lab
Newly installed in 2013, our cutting-edge x-ray equipment is used for
diagnostic procedures and in treating heart attacks with emergency stents,
as well as providing for electrophysiology and cardiac procedures, diagnostic
procedures and peripheral procedures.
New state-of-the-art mapping systems provide detailed views of arrythmia,
allowing better treatment.
A Caring and Healing Touch
What we provide is crucial, but how we provide it makes a big difference,
too. Our care is personal and compassionate, providing each patient with
the individual attention, time and comfort that are so essential to the
Our cardiac team was there when Jim’s heart needed them most.
The Help You Need for the Recovery You Want
Saint Francis offers a complete rehabilitation program to help patients
recover from heart disease and surgery. A carefully monitored exercise
plan, helpful education, and strategies for developing healthy heart habits
teach patients to control symptoms, improve overall physical and emotional
health, and enjoy a better quality of life.
A series of outpatient rehabilitation sessions will be customized for any
patient who has experienced a heart attack, balloon angioplasty, valve
replacement surgery, bypass surgery, heart transplant surgery, or worsening
congestive heart failure.
Tour Our Extraordinary Facility
If you or someone you care about may need our services one day, now is
a good time to learn more. From our state-of-the-art technology to our
renowned specialists to the latest life-saving procedures, we’re
here to give your heart every advantage, starting today.
Specialized services providing comprehensive care:
- Non-invasive Cardiology
- Invasive and Interventional Cardiology
- Diagnostic and Interventional Peripheral Vascular
- Respiratory Care
- Nutrition Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Medical Consultants
- Case Management
- Home Care
- Social Work
- Cardiac Rehabilitation
- Spiritual Care and Counseling
Our hospital team has been recognized for achievement in the Mission: Lifeline®
quality improvement program. This means that in case of a heart attack,
you can expect care that’s prompt and consistent with the latest
scientific guidelines from the American Heart Association.
The American Heart Association recognizes this hospital for achieving 85%
or higher composite adherence to all Mission: Lifeline ST Elevation Myocardial
Infarction (STEMI) Receiving Center Performance Achievement indicators
for consecutive 12-month interval and 75% or higher compliance on all
Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center quality measures to improve the
quality of care for STEMI patients.