Local Network for the Treatment of Heart Attack

Programs and services

  • Accredited member of the Association of Bavarian heart attack networks
  • Chest-Pain-Unit (CPU) certification
  • Interdisciplinary treatment of patients according to the guidelines
  • Constant and successful cooperation with emergency physicians, rescue services and hospitals in the region for the benefit of our heart attack patients
  • Features of rescue services in the region Mainfranken with special telemetry 12-lead ECG for immediate diagnosis of myocardial infarction on site
  • Forwarding of the wireless ECG to the intensive care unit of the University Hospital
  • Take over of the patients in the cardiac ­catheterization laboratory by the alerted cardiac catheterization team
  • Continuous on call duty (24 / 7) of the participating intervention centers
  • Follow-up treatment of patients after a mostly two-day intensive surveillance in the cooperating “home clinic“

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of Internal Medicine I
  • Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Hospital Juliusspital of the Juliusspital foundation Würzburg (also intervention center)
  • Other clinics in the area (Missionsärztliche Klinik WÜ, Klinik Kitzinger Land, Main-Klinik Ochsenfurt, Rotkreuzklinik Wertheim, Klinikum Main-Spessart)
  • Authorities (Zweckverbände für Rettungsdienst und Feuerwehralarmierung, ZRF and Rettungszweckverbände, KVB)
  • Rescue services (BRK, Malteser, Johanniter)