Athens Regional Health System

Cardiac Vascular Center News

Accredited Chest Pain Center

Athens Regional has Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. Hospitals with this accreditation have demonstrated the highest level of expertise in providing care for all patients with chest pain.

Accredited Chest Pain Center


Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Recognition

The CICU has been awarded the 2012 Silver Beacon Award for Excellence for improving patient outcomes and meeting standards for a healthy work environment.


Mission: Lifeline Recognition

ARMC has been awarded the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Award for heart attack care. The Bronze Quality Achievement Award is the highest level of recognition achievable by any hospital for a quarter’s performance in 2011.

Mission Lifeline Award

2013 ACTION Registry®–GWTGTM Gold Achievement

The National Cardiovascular Data Registry recognizes ARMC for our commitment to quality performance and improvements to heart attack care.

Other News Highlights:

WomenCertified award     U.S.News and World Report Best Hospitals     Consumer Reports     Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals     Chest Pain Center Accreditation