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Heart Failure Management

Providing a Better Quality of Life

Heart failure, a chronic, progressive condition in which the heart muscle is unable to pump enough blood to meet the body’s needs for blood and oxygen, is a fact of life for some people. But we can help control heart failure symptoms and improve quality of life with better management.

Why Choose CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center For Heart Failure Management?

Quality Outcomes
The quality of CentraCare’s heart failure program has been recognized nationally by U.S. News & World Report, the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines®Heart Failure program, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and HealthPartners. Our re-admission rates are 3.2 percent below the national average.

Experienced Staff
More than 1,000 patients from throughout Minnesota have received care through this program.

Advanced Heart Failure Solutions
We offer advanced heart failure consultations for patients with end-stage heart failure who need to be considered for a transplant or left ventricular assist device (LVAD).

Innovative Monitoring
We were the first in the country to use “On Track,” an iPad-based application to assist patients in managing their heart failure.

As a member of the Heart Failure Consortium of Minnesota, we actively take part in research studies with many other hospitals.

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Featured Patient Story

Bryant B's Story Heart Failure Management Patient Story
"Running a half marathon is challenging. Running it after experiencing a near-fatal heart condition and being placed on a heart transplant list is a whole different story."
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