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Exceptional Heart Care



There are several units within Central Baptist Hospital that you may stay for observation after your procedure. They are:

  • An eight-bed coronary care unit (CCU) where patients with serious heart problems are closely monitored and receive specialized, individual care;
  • A 22-bed cardiovascular observation unit to care for patients before and after diagnostic heart catheterization;
  • A 24-bed post interventional unit (PIU) to care for patients recovering from balloon angioplasty, rotablation and coronary stenting procedures;
  • 35 postcath observation rooms.


Patients with more serious heart procedures will stay in one of the following: