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This unique facility, scheduled to open in mid-2023, will bring heart specialists and coordinated heart services all under one roof and within a single center as Mercy continues to grow and develop the area’s leading heart program. The new facility will be located at the corner of 9th St. and 8th Ave. SE – just across the street from the main hospital. Funding for the facility was made possible through a generous estate gift of from the late Jewel and Jim Plumb of Cedar Rapids.
Patients can expect unmatched coordination of care between cardiology specialists, including:
A central vision of The Heart Center at Mercy is to greatly enhance access to screenings and early detection of heart conditions.
Engaging the community in these activities will support the identification of heart conditions sooner, thereby providing the opportunity for greater intervention earlier and decreasing the number of patients with unaddressed severe cardiac and vascular illness.