Our hospital is Chest Pain Accredited with Primary PCI by the American College of Cardiology. This means our hospital has specialty-trained staff who are equipped to administer higher levels of care related to your heart. Our facility has two cardiac catheterization labs that run 24/7. In 2022, our labs are being upgraded to the latest, most advanced equipment for even higher quality care. Know where to go in an emergency. Paris Regional Medical Center has you covered.
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Early signs and symptoms that can begin hours or days before a heart attack. You may or may not experience any or all of these symptoms. You may experience mild chest symptoms, such as pressure, burning, aching or tightness. These symptoms may come and go until finally becoming constant and severe. Early Heart Attack Care (EHAC) is important because early recognition can save hearts. Here are some of the earlier signs to look for:
If you one or more of these symptoms, please seek emergency medical attention.
Remember: Dial, don't drive. Call 9-1-1 if you believe you are experiencing a medical emergency.