Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg, Indiana offers a wide array of heart related programs at varying levels. Whether there is a need for a visiting cardiologist, cardiac rehab or cardio, non-invasive testing, DCMH can assist. Follow the links to the left or below for more information.
Radiology and imaging services at Decatur County Memorial Hospital in Greensburg, Indiana include state-of-the-art comprehensive x-ray services by Registered Technologists and Board Certified Radiologists in a fully digital, film-less department.
Cardiac scans are an important diagnostic tool that enhance patient treatment in several ways, Nuclear medicine scans non-invasive exams that can accurately identify areas of abnormal cardiac blood flow, determine the functional capacity of your heart muscle, and separate viable (living) from non-viable (irreversibly damaged) tissue. Cardiac imaging can also measure the function of the heart muscle. Knowing how the heart works can be an important independent predictor of future events.
Cardiopulmonary Services offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic services to patients of all ages as prescribed by their physicians. Diagnostic services offered include EKGs, Holter and Event monitoring, echocardiography and stress testing. Respiratory therapy procedures available include pulmonary function testing, oxygen therapy, ventilator care, aerosol therapy and oximeter monitoring.
Cardiovascular diseases remain the leading cause of death in the United States. Despite treatment and diagnostic advances, hospitals and physicians often miss the opportunity to educate individuals on risks of heart disease and prevention strategies. This lack of education and early intervention can have numerous consequences.