Area hospital receives new certification

Posted at 7:41 AM, Jul 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-28 08:07:35-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - A local hospital has recently been one of 25 hospitals in the country to receive a new certification from the Society of Chest Pain Center.

Tallahassee Memorial Hospital received the Atrial Fibrillation Accreditation Certification in March of this year. The hospital underwent a comprehensive review to verify its expertise and commitment to quality patient care by the Society of Chest Pain Center. The hospital also opened the region's only clinic dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of Afib.

This morning we were joined by Dr. Gadi Silverman from TMH to discuss the the certification. You can watch the full interview by clicking the video on the left.

If you would like more information about the certification you can call 850-431-2343 or visit