Chest Pain Emergency Center
Located in the Carle Foundation Hospital Emergency Department in Urbana, the Chest Pain Emergency Center offers specially trained staff and the latest diagnostic equipment to evaluate and treat patients with chest pain. Carle Foundation Hospital has received accreditation as a Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers.
Chest pain may be a sign of heart attack. Prompt treatment increases chance of survival; treatment is most effective when it is initiated within an hour of the onset of symptoms. If you or someone you know may be having a heart attack, dial 9-1-1 for immediate assistance.