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Coronary Care Unit

Location

Frankston Hospital
Hastings Road
Frankston VIC 3199

Contact details

Ph: (03) 9784 7777

About the Coronary Care Unit

The Coronary Care Unit provides inpatient services for a large number of clients, from the Mornington Peninsula, with a diverse range of cardiac problems, which include:

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes (Unstable Angina, NonSTEMI, STEMI)
  • Acute Pulmonary Oedema
  • Cardiac Rhythm disorders
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Major Pulmonary Embolism.

As a team we work closely with the Cardiac Angiography Unit, the Cardiology Department, the Cardiovascular Nurse and the Complex Care team to provide both inpatient (interventional and diagnostic) services and outpatient/rehabilitation/ secondary prevention services, which include:

  • Elective angiograms.
  • Elective or Acute Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (balloon angioplasty &stent)
  • Temporary or Permanent pacemaker insertion (including outpatient follow-up)
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Complex Care Coordination