At the Frontline of Cardiology

Join us on an exclusive journey at St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center®. In a five-part web series, "The Heart of St. Francis" from Mediflix, each episode will take you inside the inner workings of the hospital's cardiology team, led by Catholic Health and St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center chair of cardiology Dr. Richard Shlofmitz.

You'll see their commitment to delivering life-changing care with innovative and advanced cardiac procedures while also balancing their personal lives away from the hospital. You'll also hear from patients who trust their heart to St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center® because they know they are getting the highest level of care while being treated attentively and compassionately.

Episode 1

In the premiere episode of “The Heart of St. Francis,” get an up close look at why the hospital is recognized for exceptional patient care. Watch as Catholic Health and St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center® Chair of Cardiology Dr. Richard Shlofmitz begins his day before dawn, attends to patients, performs multiple angiograms and deals with a sudden cardiac emergency.

 

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Episode 2

Meet Alicia, a 37-year-old cardiac patient, in this episode of “The Heart of St. Francis.” The staff at St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center® saved her life 15 years ago after a serious car accident caused life-threatening damage to her heart. Follow along as she prepares for a heart procedure and reunites with Anna McNamara, one of the nurses who first cared for her after the accident.

 

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Episode 3

In this episode of “The Heart of St. Francis,” the dedicated staff and patients of St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center® invite you into their emotional journey of navigating cardiac care.

 

 

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Episode 4

The remarkable cardiology staff at St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center® share personal stories in this episode of “The Heart of St. Francis.” Their dedication and commitment play a key role in making the hospital one of the best heart centers in the nation.

 

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Episode 5

In the final episode of “The Heart of St. Francis” you’ll see why patients trust their heart to St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center®. Life-changing cardiac procedures. Compassionate care. All performed by nationally recognized experts who treat patients like family.

 

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